Welcome to MacRae Way Academy.

We believe that sharing our knowledge will empower improvement, enjoyment and understanding between handlers and their dogs.
Our educational content is based on our positive, proven methodology. The MacRae Way is rooted  in making a connection with your dog, based on their natural instinct to want to get to balance point.

Basic Membership is FREE!  Our Premium membership gives you unlimited access to 100+ videos, articles, interviews, podcasts PLUS NEW content added every month. You’ll also receive significant savings on our hugely popular MacRae Way Courses. 


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This section contains videos pertaining to all aspects of training sheepdogs, from those just starting to top open dogs. Videos range from 3.00-35.00 minutes
This section contains information about how we keep our dogs confident and positive in their work, while effective at competition, as well as how you can maximize you and your dogs performance at trials.
A Forum for Premium members to ask questions and share information
This section contains articles, interviews, and studies pertaining to the care and management of sheep and goats.
Tips and advice on how to raise a happy working partner who is nice to live with on and off sheep. Puppy raising tips, multi-dog management, and general care – it’s all about the dogs!
Here we share videos, podcasts, trial news and anecdotes about great dogs of the past and present- all the news that’s fit to print!