Dog Life Skills posts

Teaching your dog to lay on their side

Teaching your dog to lay on their side is useful for home health care like checking their tummy, legs and paws for lumps and bumps. I started with a clicker and a few treats and had to lure him into...

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Dog Life Skills

Teaching your dog to lay their chin on your knee or a cushion isn't only cute but is a really useful behaviour for healthcare of ears and eyes as well as vet checks and trips to the groomers....

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Keep calm and muzzle on!

Calmly and cooperatively wearing a muzzle is an important life skill for dogs.  It can be super positive to train too!  So get the treats ready and let the training begin.  You can...

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