Many of you already know that I have made the choice to work from home to be with my husband and dogs everyday. This does not have to be a problem when considering the topic of money or making a living, although that would likely be the reason that most people would choose NOT to… Read More Five Frugal Tips For Stay-At-Home Dog People
This summer we are travelling and camping with our 6 dogs, two of whom are elderly. Finn and McCoy are both 15 years old. It is hard to believe that these dogs are no longer young and able to dog the same things as the other younger dogs. A rapid change happened in the last year… Read More Travelling With The Elderly Dog
When I got my first dog, I had no idea what I was doing. I was completely ignorant of dog behaviour, how they learn and how to train them. At one point I became desperate and called someone I knew who was involved with dog rescue, for help. My dog was fearful of everything… Read More Do I Need To Take My Dog To Class ?
The Training Wardrobe If you train your dog a lot or train lots of dogs, you might already know what to wear when you train. Training can be easy or difficult depending on your mood and your dog’s mood as well. What you wear is part of the whole training package because if you aren’t… Read More The Dog Training Wardrobe
What is shaping? Shaping is an interesting training method and if you want to do it correctly, there are a few rules to follow. Shaping is rewarding small behaviours that are at first not quite what you want the end behaviour to look like, but are on the way there. You keep rewarding closer… Read More Shaping Your “Stubborn” Dog