FlatPress My FlatPress blog FlatPress Admin 2017 2017-09-24T17:23:52+00:00 Admin ~/ Dog Training, Teaching the 'Leave' ~/?x=entry:entry170922-170045 2017-09-22T17:00:45+00:00 2017-09-22T17:00:45+00:00

Teaching ‘Leave’
This is when your dog will step back from the person or object, for you to use when there is a lot of sniffing etc. at greeting time. *Choose another word if you are using this word already for another action. [Read More…]

Dog Behaviour and Exercise Requirements of Dogs ~/?x=entry:entry170922-165505 2017-09-22T16:55:05+00:00 2017-09-22T16:55:05+00:00

How much walking would you recommend for my dog?
Usually a lot more than you think.
For a healthy dog, of every breed, I would be recommending two walks per day. [Read More…]

Guy Fawkes Prep. Tip Four. ~/?x=entry:entry170918-202817 2017-09-18T20:28:17+00:00 2017-09-18T20:28:17+00:00

Tip Four.
I’ve had clients rave about this product…
The Thunderband/Thundershirt
This is a type of cloth vest for your dog. [Read More…]

Dog Training, Dog Behaviour and Guy Fawkes Tip Three ~/?x=entry:entry170911-143211 2017-09-11T14:32:11+00:00 2017-09-11T14:32:11+00:00

*Guy Fawkes*
As promised,
following on with your Guy Fawkes Prep./Dealing with Noise Aversion in your dog. 
Tip three.
Recordings of fireworks can be played while your dog is doing something fun. I recommend downloading the ‘Sound Proof Puppy Training’ App. [Read More…]

Dog Training, Dog Behaviour and Guy Fawkes Tips One and Two ~/?x=entry:entry170903-225041 2017-09-03T22:50:41+00:00 2017-09-03T22:50:41+00:00

Is your dog a nervous wreck around Guy Fawkes?
You can be starting to think about your training now -
Tip one -
First and foremost you need to be sure you are and are acting as a strong leader (remembering my posts about leadership and dominance being different) who is not stressing about the loud noises outside and most certainly not cuddling/ coddling your dog, thus actually praising and encouraging the nervous behaviour.
Tip two. [Read More…]