Love a loose lead

Love a loose lead

When we take our dogs out, or for nice lead manners we prefer dogs to walk next to us. Therefore, we do a lot of training of basic sits and downs with the pups on our sides, they get to know the good tasty stuff comes from being in that area/position so learn from a...
Why a harness?

Why a harness?

Don’t Jerk or Pull, Use a Harness- Part 4/4 Why “Y” Harnesses DOGS WILL STILL PULL Dogs will still pull even when there is discomfort and pain. I’ve seen many dogs wearing aversive, punishment-based equipment, straining so hard against their choke chains or...
Buddy goes to school

Buddy goes to school

Buddy went to St Breward school last week 😀 As well as learning how to be “trees” and “turtles” the children learnt that you DO NOT put your hand in a dogs face so say hello, as this is rude and can be scary for a dog. Instead politely croutch...
Mental stimulation

Mental stimulation

Mental exercise is just as important as physical exercise. This week some of the pups tried out a few different enrichment activities. Enrichment activities/games encourages your dog to solve problems, they boost confidence, helps your dog learn more efficiently and...
Buddy goes to school

Buddy goes to school

Buddy had a fantastic morning at St Teath primary school. We went and gave a talk to the children on how to interact with dogs safely. The children had a quiz and some colouring in to do after to test their knowledge.