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Talking buttons for dogs

Clinical Animal Behaviourist and Trainer, Hanne Grice recently featured in a segment with actor and comedian Brian Conley for BBC’s The One Show. 

The segment looked at the use of Talking Buttons. This is a way to communicate with your dog which is becoming increasingly popular. Comedian and actor Brian Conley was tasked to train his elderly dog Ruby to use the buttons. Hanne provided some insights into how we can speak ‘dog’ without the need to train your pooch via such buzzers.

You can watch this segment below.

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