I wrote an article about my ACD about six years ago. Since that article, I have received countless emails, questions and requests for updates over the years. So I wanted to answer some of those publicly and also give an update on Yusuke. (Original article linked at the bottom of the page).
Do you know what you will need before bringing your new puppy home? Here is some helpful information to get you started before going to pick up your new dog. A full list of training tips, supplies, and other ideas.
ACDs are a lot of work and commitment. I knew this when I got my ACD, but none of the books prepared me as well as I'd hoped; our dog's bite-fueled personality is a mainstay.