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We have never and would never use, or condone the use of, the electric training collar.  In addition to the humane aspect, we do not believe that the collar has any value as a training tool for the border collie.
We believe it causes permanent mental damage and precludes a dog from ever reaching his or her potential.
In our opinion, it lowers the ceiling of any achievement a dog might have been capable of every time it’s used.

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