Preventing separation anxiety when you work from home

“I work from home, how can I teach my puppy to be comfortable left on their own? “ Don’t worry, you are not alone. Many people struggle with this one! It can feel impossible to teach your puppy to feel safe when they are home alone when you are always there with them. I have someContinue reading “Preventing separation anxiety when you work from home”

Crate Training – the do’s, the don’ts and some myth busting

Crate training has become a bit of a controversial subject amongst the doggy community. Some love it, some hate it and some just can’t decide. Well, like all things there is no right or wrong answer. It is very dependent on the individual dog, how it has been introduced and how long the dog isContinue reading “Crate Training – the do’s, the don’ts and some myth busting”

Why do dogs growl and what to do if they do

Why do dogs growl? Firstly, lets look at why they growl. A dog growls as a way to communicate they are not happy with something. This could be that someone is invading their space, they could be worried that you are going to steal something that they have or perhaps the area you are touchingContinue reading “Why do dogs growl and what to do if they do”

Why Dog Training? (part 1)

Hi, I’m Amy. I have been interested in animals for as long as I can remember. Growing up, I wanted to be a vet, followed by kennel owner, followed by vet nurse, followed by pet shop owner… well you get the picture! I never knew exactly what it was I wanted to do, but IContinue reading “Why Dog Training? (part 1)”