Barking Up Our Dogs’ Family Tree – How Did Wolves Evolve Into Our Best Friends?
April 8, 2020
A long time ago, dogs were purely wild animals and were quite possibly our competition in the food chain. How did that change to them being our best friends, fetching balls, snuggling with us and being dependent upon us for […]Read More
Five Quick Training Tips That Will Change Your Life!
April 8, 2020
The current restrictions, such as physical distancing and lockdown, due to the COVID-19 pandemic has an impact on both humans and animals. Many pets will find their daily routines suddenly changed and their owners at home instead of at work, […]Read More
How Smart Is Your Dog? Test Your Dog’s IQ
March 9, 2020
Border Collies are thought to be the smartest breed, with Poodles coming in not far behind, but how do we rate the dogs and what is the decider for intelligence (or lack thereof)? Officially, the three deciders for intelligence are: […]Read More
Happy Hump Day? Why Your Dog Is Humping And How To Stop It
December 19, 2019
Humping is one of the most commonly misunderstood and unwanted behaviour in dogs. It is also one of the most frequent and embarrassing. Sometimes they’ll hump a stuffed animal or a sofa, or worse, a person’s leg. Dogs do not […]Read More
Dreaded Matts And How To Avoid Them!
December 2, 2019
Not only are matts dirty and messy, they can also cause skin irritation, hot spots and infection caused by dirt, moisture and bacteria being trapped inside the matts. Matts can also be very painful (imagine wearing a too tight ponytail […]Read More
Bad Doggy Breath?
November 9, 2019
Your dog might think that you appreciate slobbery kisses, but if their breath is bad then getting close is probably the last thing that you want to do! Some dogs will eat anything and this can lead to bad breath. […]Read More
Dog Scooting: Why It Happens and When To See The Vet
October 3, 2019
The sight of your dog dragging its butt across the floor might look funny (unless it’s on your carpet), but dog scooting is no laughing matter and may be giving you a clue that there’s a problem with your furbaby. […]Read More
SPRINGTIME GROOMING – HOW IMPORTANT IS IT?
September 2, 2019
Just like it is important to spring clean your home, it is important to keep your pet looking their best too! There is no better time than the beginning of spring to clean your pets bedding, toys and of course, […]Read More
Common Mistakes That Shorten Your Dog’s Life
August 4, 2019
We love our dogs and want them to live a long and happy lives but unfortunately many of us unwittingly shortening our beloved pooches’ life. Here are a five common mistakes: Feeding Improperly Many of us like to give our […]Read More
Train Your Dog To Walk On A Leash Without Pulling
July 5, 2019
When was the last time you saw dogs off leash walking in a nice straight line? Probably never. In the wild, being restrained is dangerous, so when a collar presses against a dog’s neck, the tendency is to pull harder. […]Read More
- Barking Up Our Dogs’ Family Tree – How Did Wolves Evolve Into Our Best Friends? April 8, 2020
- Five Quick Training Tips That Will Change Your Life! April 8, 2020
- How Smart Is Your Dog? Test Your Dog’s IQ March 9, 2020
- Happy Hump Day? Why Your Dog Is Humping And How To Stop It December 19, 2019
- Dreaded Matts And How To Avoid Them! December 2, 2019