Foundation

  
Balance Point [Video]


Balance point, the fuel that makes the engine run. Balance point is the foundation of the MacRae Way System and the key to helping your dog become the very best sheepdog he or she can be!
How the "Lie Down" can help you, help your dog [Video]


The lie down - how it helps you, help your dog at every stage.
Teaching the lie down, on and off sheep [Video]


A detailed illustration of how to teach the "Lie Down" command off sheep with our 4 step formula, and an example of how to transfer it to sheep.
Introducing the Lie Down on Sheep [Video]

An analysis and comparison when introducing the "lie down" on sheep, with Moss and Niamh.
Why a good "lie down" gets a bad rap [Article]
Good Sheep for a Good Start [Video]


It is especially important to have good working sheep to ensure a good foundation for your young dog.