How to make a fun yet calming toy for your dog
Learn to speak dog with Layne Arlina, approved instructor for the Dog Training College. Proceeds support mental health services!
Streetwise Dogs stocks the ultimate in dog walking harness: the Perfect Fit Harness
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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…
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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…
Aggression and avoidance behaviours are emotional responses to stress. So what can we do to make sure our dogs environment causes them the least amount of stress?
Just like people, dogs have their scale of how much ‘social’ they can do on any particular day…
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.