Preview: How Working Cow Dogs Can Benefit A Cutting Horse Operation
Jeff Christiansen is one of the best working cow dog trainers in the nation. Jeff has been a professional cutting horse trainer for over a decade now and he understands how cattle need to be handled so they work well. He demonstrates how dogs can benefit your ranch or cutting horse facility saving labor and money.
Jeff explains why dogs are misunderstood by some people in the horse business and he demonstrates how to use a dog correctly to bring cattle into the arena
It normally takes three or four people on horseback to get cattle into the pen in this arena. Watch Jeff work his dog, convincing these cattle to go into this tight and dark pen at a walk.
Jeff talks about his dog, Slash, and he explains his training philosophy with dogs