Many clients that contact me, a dog behaviourist and trainer, have already sought the help of a sole dog trainer; they have contacted a dog trainer to help with a behaviour problem. The fact that they then contact me shows that there is a real different between a trainer and a behaviourist. Luckily I have … Continue reading What is a dog behaviourist?
Adopting a rescue dog can be even more rewarding than buying the dog of your choice, but it is important to remember some key things. Firstly, your dog may not always be grateful for you adopting her- you may have picked her but she didn’t pick you. To her this is just another situation that … Continue reading Adopting a rescue dog.
It is one of the most common myths around dogs that a breed can determine a dog’s personality. There is no such thing as a “best behaved dog breed”. Many people assume that Pit Bulls are always tough and aggressive, or that a Chihuahua will always be a yappy princess. But the truth is that … Continue reading Does breed determine personality?
Ogmore beach is a totally unspoiled beach, without a trace of commercialism. With sensational views at every turn Ogmore is dog friendly all year round, and only a 45 minute drive from the centre of Cardiff. There is a large parking area that can be reached from the B4524, and the parking charge is minimal. … Continue reading A dog friendly beach, on your doorstep!
A previous customer of mine has been kind enough to write this for me. It might help you get to grips with my work a little more. Enjoy! We adopted Dennis, a two-year-old Shar-Pei, in June 2016. Dennis was a quiet boy, to begin with, but within two weeks, he had found his feet … Continue reading A happy customer!
The Pen & Wig, 1 Park Grove, Cardiff CF10 3BJ In the Pen & Wig the staff are just as welcoming and friendly to dogs as they are to humans. It has plenty of shaded spots in the fantastic beer garden that’s open all year round, so your companion can chill out and stay cool … Continue reading Dog Friendly Pubs in Cardiff
Sometimes we want to treat our dogs, whether it’s because they’ve been left at home for a period of time and haven’t chewed on anything, maybe it’s their birthday, or it could just be a thank you for being your best companion. Never mind the reason, they almost definitely deserve it. But how do we … Continue reading The Best Ways to Treat Your Dog!
Dogs are one of the most popular pets in the UK with an estimated 9 million as pets in the UK! It's hard to draw the line between pet and human as they're such a part of the family, however there are some strict rules to follow regarding food. Certain foods can be incredibly dangerous … Continue reading Foods That You SHOULDN’T Be Feeding Your Dog
Dogs are one of the most common pets for humans and are known as loyal and loving partners. They are always happy to greet you come home with their cute little tail waggling. They always keep you company when you reach out to them, and they can easily cheer you up with their endless enthusiasm. … Continue reading 3 Things To Consider Before Buying A Dog
Have you just got a puppy or still considering? Puppies learn very quickly, and their training needs to start early as they will begin to display their natural abilities from a very young age. As dog owners, we need to master, satisfy and sometimes amplify these abilities. Just like every human has different personalities, so do your dogs! So, when you … Continue reading Training Your Puppy