All dogs owners want to have a well trained dog. However, things don’t always go to plan and some dogs can be more challenging than others. Thinking you can teach a dog hundreds of tricks might be a little ambitious, it’s the basics you want them to master first. The following things are behaviours that […]
We all love our dogs, but at what point does it go too far? There may be moments where you realise your love for your dog has got to a whole new level. Dog owners become extremely attached to their beloved pooches and sometimes forget where the boundaries are.
Losing your beloved dog is every dog owner’s nightmare. It’s heartbreaking when your dog runs off and there’s nothing you can do about it. Dog theft is also a problem at the moment. If your dog goes missing then the first 24 hours are crucial, it’s important to act quickly and do as much as […]
With dog laws getting even tough it’s important to make sure you always have your dog under control, and that includes at the local park. Here you will encounter lots of other dogs, dog owners and children. You need to be confident that if your dog is off the lead they will obey your commands, […]
Unfortunately dogs manage to injure themselves in many different ways and can sometimes get sick. If you want to be able to help your dog then you might want to get some basic canine first aid training. You never know, having the correct knowledge and equipment to help your dog could save their life one […]
Chasing prey is quite natural for dogs, which makes it quite a challenging behaviour to eliminate. Trying to stop your dog to chase things is probably one of the hardest things to achieve. Having a prey drive is part of your dog’s natural instincts, and it’s much stronger is certain breeds. Some dogs were specifically […]
Taking on a rescue dog can be a difficult challenge, especially if they have existing issues. You need to build up trust and help to improve their confidence. Settling into a new environment is always going to be daunting for a dog, the first few weeks will be the toughest while they adjust to their […]
The story of a stray dog that joined in an adventure race didn’t just take the internet by storm, it became world news. People around the world were touched by this wonderful story about a dog who refused to give up on his mission of finding a home.
If you are a dog lover and you want to meet other people who share your passion, don’t worry, there are plenty of places you can go. People who adore dogs can talk about them for hours, and it’s nice to be able to talk to people who are interested in dogs, rather than constantly […]
It’s difficult to say exactly which dog breeds are the smartest as there are so many things that need to be consider. Over the years some studies have looked at which breeds are likely to be the most intelligent.