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Do Dogs and Cats Dream?

If you’re a pet owner, you’ve probably found yourself watching your furry friend as they sleep, wondering what’s going on inside their heads as their paws move or eyelids flicker. Whether dogs and cats dream like humans do is a…

Autumn alert – keeping pets safe from seasonal hazards

Autumn is one of my favourite times of the year – the leaves are turning shades of orange and golden…

Hanne Grice shines with Double Silver at Best Businesswomen Awards 2023

Clinical Animal Behaviourist and certified trainer, Hanne Grice, recently celebrated a significant achievement, securing Silver Awards in two prestigious categories…

Why do dogs lick?

As dog owners, we frequently observe our furry friends engaging in the universal dog behaviour: licking. But have you ever…

Successful Dog Behaviour Change: The art of slowing down

In a world where instant gratification has become the norm, we often seek quick fixes and immediate results. This tendency…

Back to School: How the transition may affect your pet

As children in the UK head back to school this September, and others leave for pastures new, such as University…

Do dogs perceive time and if so – how?

I am often asked whether dogs perceive time, and if so, how do they perceive it? This question has long…

Understanding the Puppy Blues

Bringing a new puppy into your home is an exhilarating experience filled with joy, playfulness, and the promise of a…

Understanding Dog Stretching: From Greetings to Pain Signals

Dogs, much like humans, have a natural inclination to stretch. This behaviour is not only a sign of comfort and…

Pub dog training – ‘how to’ a quick guide

Many of us get a dog for companionship, which typically includes enjoying long country walks together, and that may lead…

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