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Dog On Person Aggression

Dog On Person Aggression

Dog aggression to people is mainly caused by fear, or lack of leadership. Although it can also be caused by the genetics of previous generations within the breeding line, it is always paramount to obtain as much information about the history of the dog as possible....

Bringing a Puppy into a Home With an Adult Dog

Bringing a Puppy into a Home With an Adult Dog

I would firstly advise that before bringing the puppy home, purchase some equipment in which the puppy can spend time separate from the adult dog. This can be an indoor pen that can be placed in whichever room the puppy is in, and also a crate/cage for times the puppy...

Dogs Pulling On The Lead

Dogs Pulling On The Lead

I often receive compliments on how well my dog Luna walks on her lead which I’m very grateful for. Luna was not always well behaved when on walks, she would pull to the side to sniff and explore things that took her attention, as well as straining to go ahead when we...

‘Mastering The Walk’ Facebook Live Q & A

‘Mastering The Walk’ Facebook Live Q & A

Join me for my first attempt at a Facebook live Q & A session Sunday December 6th 7pm taking your questions on 'Mastering The Walk' Do you struggle to walk your dog without being dragged out of your home & down the street? Maybe your dog controls the walk and...

Dog On Dog Aggression

Dog On Dog Aggression

There are two types of ‘dog on dog’ aggression consisting of ‘fear’ aggression, and ‘dominant’ aggression. I shall begin with describing the subject of ‘fear’ aggression, this often originates from something lacking within the early stages of development within a dogs...

Reforming Your Dogs Behavioural Issues

Reforming Your Dogs Behavioural Issues

I always have the greatest of admiration for anyone who does the best for their dogs, particularly when a dog is displaying reactivity to a stimulus such as other dogs. Whether we term these behaviours as 'reactivity', or 'aggression' is individual to each particular...