Sheltie Talk   Vol. 1

In this how to book of information on Shetland Sheepdogs (Shelties) you’ll learn about the breed’s characteristics and personality, how to select a Sheltie, how to care for and train it, from young puppy to senior citizen.

Every topic is covered in depth, with current information and step-by-step illustrations, approximately 100 photos, many in full color. Includes charts, Selected References.

Click on the links in the page header above for Contents and sample pages from the book.

168 Pages, 8.5 X 11 inches, Softcover On Quality Matte-Finish Paper. Copyright 2010.



Information About Forthcoming Printing of


INQUIRE ABOUT  the complete Volume including  SHOWING, HERDING, BREEDING, GENETICS, PUPPY CARE & EVALUATION. We need to hear if you want this revision. If enough people show interest we will complete this volume, but we need at least 500 people willing to pre-order. Watch here for more information. At this time it appears that there is insufficient interest in Part I to continue with the two volumes, although we may print Part II and offer it at the same time as the complete book.  Please contact us and let us know if you are interested in either Part II alone or the complete edition. We will place you on a mailing list to receive further information when the book is ready.


WE NEED ACTION PHOTOS  OF PERFORMANCE DOGS, PHOTOS OF CURRENT TOP WINNERS, TOP PRODUCERS, AND PARTICULARLY DUAL OR TRIPLE CHAMPIONS AND PERFORMANCE CHAMPIONS to use in these editions.  Photos can be emailed. We need high resolution jpg or tif files 300 dpi and at least 4 x 6 inches, up to 8 x 10 inches. Please email one dog per email with registered name of the Sheltie, titles, owner’s name(s), breeder, and any other pertinent information such as photographer’s name, important show wins, record setting wins, etc.  Send the photos as attachments in jpg or tif format, not as links to an online album, video, etc.  We will acknowledge their receipt.  If sending more than one dog, it would be helpful to have them in separate emails, or coded in some manner for easy identification. Feel free to email or call if you have questions.

TO EMAIL PHOTOS OR ITEMS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR PART 2, PLEASE USE THE EMAIL ADDRESS AT THE TOP RIGHT OF THIS PAGE. THANK YOU! To Sign up for the new edition or offer suggestions/comments, use the form below. Thank you!









8 Responses to Home

  1. Jackie Kambouris says:

    This is a wonderful volume for the novice sheltie owner. I have an original book that has been my standard since my first sheltie. I highly recommend it. Jackie Kambouris.

  2. Pauline says:

    I wish they had published Vol 2 even for a limited run !!!

  3. Corina says:

    Have you considered publishing to kindle? There are many Indie publishers out there.

  4. It is too expensive and too difficult to produce a book with lots of formatting and photos as an ebook, plus it is too easily pirated.

  5. Joliene caparro says:

    My sheltie talk book doesnt have a volume? so which one do i have? I didnt know there were more of them?

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