Unleashing Greatness: The Significance of Individual Dog Training

In the realm of dog training, there’s a common misconception that a one-size-fits-all approach is effective for every furry companion. However, just as each human has a unique personality and learning style, so does every dog. Tailoring training methods to the individual needs and characteristics of each dog is not only beneficial but essential forContinue reading “Unleashing Greatness: The Significance of Individual Dog Training”

Let’s Talk Prey Drive

Prey drive refers to a natural instinct in dogs (and other predators) to pursue and capture prey, such as small animals like birds, squirrels, rabbits, or even toys that simulate prey-like movements. Dogs with high prey drive are often highly motivated to chase and catch moving objects. This behaviour can be traced back to theirContinue reading “Let’s Talk Prey Drive”

Muzzle Training – Why you should start today!

Muzzle training your dog can be beneficial for both your pet and the people and animals around them. Here are the top 10 reasons why you should start muzzle training today: Remember, training should always be done with time and patience. Reward when the dog does what you want them to do and keep trainingContinue reading “Muzzle Training – Why you should start today!”

Where does my dog come from?

Did you know that dogs were the first predator to be domesticated? It is thought that our beautiful pets descend from a now extinct wolf variety and that they share many traits with wolves including their scientific name of “Canis Lupus Familiaris”. Wolves being Canis Lupus. Dogs are members of the Canid family and thereContinue reading “Where does my dog come from?”

How to help your dog if they are scared of thunder

If you have a dog that is scared of thunder, there are several things you can do to help them feel more comfortable during storms. Here are some suggestions: Remember, every dog is unique, and what works for one may not work for another. Be patient and consistent in your approach, and tailor the strategiesContinue reading “How to help your dog if they are scared of thunder”

Why do Greyhounds and Lurchers make great pets?

Greyhounds and Lurchers can indeed make fabulous pets for several reasons: Overall, Greyhounds and Lurchers make fabulous pets due to their gentle nature, low exercise requirements, low grooming needs, adaptability, and their ability to be trained. If you are considering a new addition to your family, they are definitely worth considering.

How to stop Puppy Biting

How do you stop puppy biting? It’s important to address puppy biting behaviours as soon as possible, especially when it involves children. Here are 7 steps you can take to manage and prevent puppy biting incidents: Remember, puppy biting is a normal behaviour, it normally coincides with teething and gets better from the age ofContinue reading “How to stop Puppy Biting”

How to crate train your dog or puppy

Crate training can be a beneficial and effective method for toilet training and providing a safe space for your dog or puppy. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to crate train your dog or puppy: Remember, every dog is unique, and the timeline for crate training may vary. Be patient, consistent, and always reward positiveContinue reading “How to crate train your dog or puppy”

10 Fun activities to do with your dog on a Hot day!

On a hot day, it’s important to keep your dog cool and comfortable while still having fun. Here are ten fun activities you can enjoy with your dog to beat the heat: Remember, always monitor your dog’s behaviour and provide plenty of fresh water and shade to prevent overheating. Avoid excessive exercise during the hottestContinue reading “10 Fun activities to do with your dog on a Hot day!”