Many people say having a new puppy is like having a newborn baby. But, unlike a newborn baby, dogs can be taught to go to the toilet on cue, which can be very handy. Use a consistent command like “toilet”, “peetime”, “gotime” (select a word that is easy to say and remember), as soon as […]
Whether you have a new puppy or an untrained old dog, these steps can help you teach your dog to sit: Choose your setting wisely For your dog’s training, you should choose a distraction-free location where you are in control. All training should be fun for both you and your dog. Short, little fun packed
Every dog is different when it comes to how often you should bath them. If your pup has any skin conditions or cause for concern be sure to consult your veterinarian for specific guidance. In general dogs don’t need a daily wash but they do need regular baths to keep their coat in top condition.
There are many aspects to consider when it comes to dog and puppy training. Here are just 8 tips to consider that will help get you both on the right track. Don’t overdo the treat rewards Treats are an excellent way to get your dog to learn a new trick but you don’t want them
Christmas time is a joyous occasion for the whole family – but it’s important you don’t feed your dog any of the following treats that seem to be prominent around the festive season. Bones Ham and poultry bones can become stuck in the throat or even pierce your dog’s intestinal tract. Don’t give your pet