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Best guide to toilet training your puppy

Best Guide To Toilet Training Your Puppy – The Quick Way! There’s no doubt about it, puppies are super cute, however they’re also difficult work. There’s the general obedience puppy training, the socialising, the feeding, and additionally the toileting.  So, to help you get of to the right start, here are some pointers and hints you need […]

How To Stop Your Dog From Barking

How To Stop Your Dog From Barking. Ah, the fur babies. They are the only way to get a piece of heaven with you on earth without having to worry about turning blind from all the brightness. However, they do come with their own problems. From toileting wherever they feel should be a signpost of […]

Dog Ate Chocolate – Recognising Symptoms And What To Do Next

My dog ate chocolate – is she going to be OK? Symptoms of chocolate poisoning in dogs include anxiety, heavy panting, and a fast heart rate. The most dangerous ingredients for dogs in chocolate are theobromine and caffeine. These can both be fatal at high enough levels. If your dog ate chocolate, call your vet […]

Cream Dogs – Discover 15 Lovely Breeds In Subtle Shades

Cream dogs are rather unusual. The AKC recognises 195 dog breeds on their registry, and a further 70 breeds in their Foundation Stock Service. And yet surprisingly few of these canines come in cream. So if you’re looking for a dog whose shed fur blends perfectly with your carpet, let us help you narrow down […]

Planning for a Brighter Future: International Trips You Can Take With Your Dog!

While the current spread of COVID-19 doesn’t allow for much international travel, there’s nothing stopping you from thinking about the next trip you’ll take with your pup — even if it is WAY in the future. Here, we outline how to take your pup on an international trip, as well as some ideal dog-friendly destination suggestions.  […]

High Tech Dog Toys To Keep Your Dog’s Brain Busy

Dog Gadgets to Entertain Your Dog frank1crayon/Adobe Stock As a professional dog trainer, I’m always scanning the dog world for new mental enrichment ideas for dogs, especially when dogs are left alone all day. Thankfully, technology is advancing and now new gadgets and apps are being created for dogs as well. Food stuffed toys and […]

Stop Walking Your Aggressive Dog In Public

Why You Shouldn’t Walk Your Aggressive Dog Art_man/Adobe Stock Yes, this is a very strong statement, but allow me to explain why you shouldn’t walk your aggressive dog in public. As a professional dog trainer, who works mostly with reactive dogs, there’s a reason for this strong position. Of course, it’s a free country and […]

How To Start Volunteering For Dog Rescue Groups

Becoming a Dog Rescue Volunteer Okssi/Adobe Stock Everyone wants to help a dog in need, but many are not sure of how to get involved or even where to start. Take it from a fellow dog lover and dog rescue volunteer: All dog rescue groups need manpower. Yes, donations to rescue groups are wonderful, but […]