Are you raising a well-adjusted dog?

Are you raising a well-adjusted dog?

Are you selfless enough to PARENT your dog? Simply being their best mate is fun for us, but is it in your dog’s best interest? We get it, it’s super hard to say no to your dog! Those eyes! How can you resist that adorable face? You just want to love and enjoy your dog...
When should I start training my dog?

When should I start training my dog?

The answer is NOW! Whatever your dog’s age – it is never too early (or too late) to start training. BUT you don’t have to wait for a special class or a specific age to begin. Maybe we need to change our understanding of what dog training actually is and what is...
Is Your Dog Excited Or Stressed?

Is Your Dog Excited Or Stressed?

IS YOUR DOG EXCITED OR STRESSED? – Dog Training Can Help Did you know that many dogs appear excited when they are actually feeling stressed? Like many other owners, you may be very surprised to learn that what you thought was happy behaviour is in fact your dog...

When your dog growls at you or your kids.

What to do when your dog growls at you or the kids I recently came across a post by a large welfare organisation promoting advice on dog behaviour, specifically what to do if your dog growls at you or your kids. The heading read: “Never tell off a dog for...
Does Ignoring Bad Behaviour Work?

Does Ignoring Bad Behaviour Work?

Ignoring Unwanted Behaviour – Does It Work? This continues to be an area of confusion for many owners, and no wonder, for the answer can be yes OR no! It depends on the situation. Let’s use the example of a dog who jumps all over you when you get home or when you go...