This month’s ‘Dog of the day’ recognition goes to Cecil the Sausage Dog (Dachshund)
Dogs noses are wet to help absorb scent chemicals.
I’m very excited to announce that training classes have re-started!
Free service to any dog owners wanting help/ advice with any issues they might be struggling with at the moment.
Birdie is our new puppy. She is a 9 week old Lurcher.
As dog walking restrictions have tightened down to safe guard the public in these worrying times.
Here are some simple outdoor games to play with your dog.
Occasionally I meet up with dog owners who for various reasons…no longer walk their dog.
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Owners often report of destructive, unwanted toileting, or howling and barking.
This is behaviour that often repulses us as dog owners, but actually poses very minimal health risks to ourselves.
Of course we all know that chocolate, alcohol, grapes, mouldy foods, certain nuts etc etc can be poisonous to our dogs.
Studies have just shown that our dogs can actually mirror our emotions.
We already know that they can make us feel better, when we are feeling down or low, by letting us release oxytocins from the brain.
Should I attend dog training sessions? There seems to be confusion out there in the doggie world! The short answer is YES!
The expression the hair of the dog, for an alcoholic drink taken to cure a hangover, is a shortening of ‘a hair of the dog that bit you’.
As a child I was animal mad!! Always trying to rescue something, or fix a poorly animal, in some shape or form.