Advice and articles on solving some common dog problems - Barking, House Training, Digging, Come when Called, Separation Axiety, Dogs and Children.
Boredom is the most common cause of nuisance barking, try these solutions.
Help your dog to understand when and where to toilet.
Digging is a natural behaviour for dogs. They bury bones “for later”, hunt edibles by digging, and dig shallow holes in sand to lie in when it’s hot. Here's how to help your dog and your garden.
The symptoms of separation anxiety include barking/howling when left, destructive behaviour, inappropriate toileting and self-mutilation or chewing. There are steps you can take to minimise separation anxiety.
Dogs and Children
Children look, move, smell and act differently to adults and may unknowingly encroach on a dog’s space, move erratically, make strange noises or unintentionally hurt the dog. Problems can generally be prevented.
Come when Called
A long line sets you and your dog up for success by teaching him that ‘come’ is not optional.
Teaching your dog the approach of a human is always a good thing.