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Create a rocket puppy recall with a fun game

Teaching a puppy a solid recall is a critical life skill for numerous reasons. Firstly, it can be a lifesaver in potentially dangerous situations, allowing you to call your puppy away from hazards such as traffic or harmful substances. Secondly,…

Understanding Puppy Biting: Unravelling the Factors Behind it

Bringing a new puppy home is an exciting and joyous experience. However, as you embark on this journey, it’s essential…

The Physiological and psychological impact of undesirable pet behaviour on owners and strategies for overcoming overwhelm

Pets bring joy, companionship, and love to our lives, but sometimes, they may also exhibit undesirable behaviour that can negatively…

Best Business Women Awards 2023 – Hanne is a Finalist – Best Customer Service and Best Animal Services

A Clinical Animal Behaviourist and Trainer from Tring has been shortlisted for the Best Business Women Awards 2023.  Hanne Grice,…

Unravelling the Neuroscience behind Separation-Related Problems in Dogs and Cats

Separation-related problems can significantly impact the well-being of our beloved four-legged friends. The different issues that can manifest includes but…

Unleashing Canine Potential: Harnessing Motivation in Dog Training

Training a dog can be a rewarding experience, deepening the bond between owner and pet while instilling good behaviour. However,…

Strengthening your dog’s focus and attention on walks

Walking your dog can be a rewarding experience, but it can also present challenges when it comes to maintaining your…

The Pitfalls of Flooding as a Dog Behavioural Modification Technique

Flooding is a controversial dog behavioural modification technique that involves exposing a dog to an overwhelming amount of a feared…

Why dogs roll in poop and how to stop it

Dogs engage in what can appear to us humans as curious behaviours, and one of them is rolling in animal…

Things to consider when photographing your child and dog

There is nothing nicer than seeing the bond between a young child and the family dog develop - and capturing…

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