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Dog training and behaviour can be about the subtleties in a situation…
An example that can happen and be accumulative in nature, is from when you undertake the recall (The ‘Come’) after your dog has been off leash and you regularly put your dog straight back onto a short leash/lead. This restriction can be too much of a negative for some, discouraging the recall. [Read More…]

Dog Behaviour. Dog Training. Guy Fawkes and Fear of Noises, Part One. ~/?x=entry:entry191012-080933 2019-10-12T08:09:33+00:00 2019-10-12T08:09:33+00:00

Ask for ‘tricks’ to be performed at this ’stressful’ time. Shower your dog with praise and affection and some treats if the ‘trick’ is worthy when performed. The ‘trick’ is what you are praising for, not any reaction. [Read More…]

Dog Behaviour. Dog Training. Dog Chasing! ~/?x=entry:entry191005-104630 2019-10-05T10:46:30+00:00 2019-10-05T10:46:30+00:00

Oh the chase!
With cars -
It can be unfortunate that cars ‘run away’ swiftly and allow the perfect chance for a good fast chase for your dog!

Chasing can become quite the obsession - think cats, fixation on torch lights etc. [Read More…]

Dog Training, Dog Behaviour. Dogs Jumping Up. ~/?x=entry:entry190928-141700 2019-09-28T14:17:00+00:00 2019-09-28T14:17:00+00:00

Jumping Up -
Always give your dogs the opportunity to ‘Do Good’ and ask for a ‘Sit’.
Do not raise your voice or move your arms as both will stimulate your dog more.
Instead, have visitors fold their arms and turn around away from him/her. [Read More…]

Dog Training. Dog Behaviour. Dogs stealing food from the table/counter top ~/?x=entry:entry190921-083928 2019-09-21T08:39:28+00:00 2019-09-21T08:39:28+00:00

Dogs steal food because -
- Food has been given to him/her when they are begging at the table and they are coming back for more.
- He or she is bored - make sure your dog is getting out and and about exercising and sufficient mental stimulation.
- You have a hungry dog. [Read More…]