Maybe you’ve heard the phrase “you should do a dog sport with your dog”? Ever wondered what it means?
For years dogs have been bred to either work with or for humans. Dog sports are a great way to nurture the human/animal bond and continue to use and provide productive
Many clients I see feed a pure kibble (dry biscuit) based diet …
Can you imagine how you would feel eating the same type of food, over and over, day after day …?
In my opinion feeding solely a biscuit/kibble based diet is
I have to admit that when I see a puppy my insides do turn to mush. There is just something about that puppy smell, big innocent eyes... Ahhhhh if only they could stay puppies forever – but they don’t and they grow up really quickly! I know this only
If I told you that I’d just bought a Ferrari and I was taking it out for a test drive this weekend where would you expect me to take it? Open road somewhere with some nice sweeping corners?
What about if I
Mental illness … those two words seem to trigger such a vast array of reactions… Some people are very accepting and understanding, whereas other people think that the whole concept is fictitious. After all, if mental illness occurs in the brain,
When a dog has good social skills they respect personal space, use behaviours to let other dog's know that they are not a threat and allow other dogs to have a choice of whether to interact or not. Having good social skills is key
If you ask most professional trainers why they became trainers in the first place the answers generally aren't usually too varied; "I owned a dog with behavioural issues" ... No surprise I'm one of those trainers. I 'fell' into the industry through trying to find help and support for a
Even though they might not be able to speak English, dogs are able to speak to us through their body language! By decoding your own dog, you will be able to communicate with them better and keep them out of sticky situations!
Lots of people can recognise a growl or
There is nothing quite like a chocolate splurge at this time of year. You may have a desire to share your favourite treat with an eager onlooker (a.k.a furbaby) but think twice and reach for a dog treat instead.
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