Stay cool, hot dog!

Avoid heatstroke by keeping your dog to the shade, easy activities, and plenty of water to drink or bath in.  Bored? Try brain games! Give them something good to think about, while they aren’t able to prance about as usual. Any game where your dog needs to sniff and seek for treats or toys will…

Dog Training Hay-on-wye

Looking for a local dog trainer?

Layne Arlina of Streetwise Dogs is qualified, enthusiastic and just up the road! #hayonwye

How to feed a muzzled dog

A tip for those of you who are muzzle training. I switch up between a meaty meal, fruit mush, and squeezy cheese when counter-conditioning the muzzle and any trigger they struggle with. The packets are about £1 and work a treat! Be sure to check ingredients to ensure they are safe for dogs to eat…

Emergency Exit for Reactive Dogs

When handling large animals we can’t just expect to easily drag them away from danger, sometimes it’s impossible. The key to the Emergency Exit technique I developed through my work with strong dogs and horses, is to allow the animals forward motion to be the momentum for our exit.