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Dogs and the law

Dogs and the law

There are SO many different laws which you need to follow for new dog owners it's hard to know where to start.  Dog owners need to comply with the Animal Welfare Act 2006 makes owners...

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Crate Training

Crate Training

What is a crate and how to set it up? A crate is an indoor kennel which gives your dog a place of their own. They are often sold as metal or part metal/part plastic cage over which you can drape...

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Why does my dog pull so much on a lead?

Why does my dog pull so much on a lead?

If your dog is pulling like a steam train it can make your morning walk stressful for you both.  It certainly used to cross my mind that this wasn't how I imagined it would be when I first...

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Top Tips for a Perfect Recall

TIP 1 Positive reinforcement is far better than punishment or correcting a mistake.  Training for treats and for toy are essential when learning a new behaviour, best treats are wet food i.e....

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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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