It seemed to be of great surprise and amusement to the presenters of a Sunday morning news program this morning, that you would part with £250-£300 to have a certificate in dog walking.
We are being told that up to 5 dogs a day are stolen from homes/ gardens or outside of shops and school gates, in the UK a day.
As a dog owner, it can be a very confusing when you have a behavioural problem with your dog.
This has probably got to be one of the funniest statements I’ve heard in 30 years while working/training with dogs.
Five important “Did you know…?” Facts.
Police in England and Wales over the past 3 years have had to seize
almost 5,000 dogs, suspected of being banned breeds.
There’s no getting away from the fact that some dogs just have to wear a muzzle.
I recently had the great pleasure of volunteering myself and Bruce (the yellow Lab.) to Dartmoor K9 search dogs.
Apparently more and more of dog owners, if having to make a choice between partner or dog, are choosing the latter!!
Spring….A beautiful time of year. The evenings are getting longer and the weather is starting to get warmer.
Ever wondered why your dog walks faster into the wind?
Nowadays, lots of dog owners are convinced that their pooches really enjoy listening to music, and they have made use of gentle relaxing sounds to help their dogs remain calm when they are at home alone.
As a Canine Behaviourist/ Trainer a lot of my work does involve what I call the more “full on” type of problem behaviour work….aggression, fears/ phobias etc.
Train your dogs so you can walk them whenever it suits you!
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