Puppies and dogs learning and improving

We love to see our puppies and dogs (and owners!) having fun and improving on their obedience at the same time – a few examples below! Pixie is only 5 months old but is doing well with the basics of distance control, even with the distraction of a rolling PawPod! Pickle was a pro on the wobble board! Collie pup Skye doing a cute scramble onto the exercise ball Cocker pup Jenson isn’t fazed by the...

Using props in our dog obedience classes

Using props in our dog obedience classes adds a new dynamic to the class, as well as fun! Sherlock the Schnauzer works on adding distance to his ‘get in the box’ trick 5 month old Ruby Cavalier puppy Ruby learns about balance and body awareness – she is full of confidence on the exercise ball, great “down” too! Penny in training – this is a huge improvement from originally wanting to herd it – not any...

Fun Obedience Class Videos

We have some fun on our Tuesday fun obedience classes! Below you can see Puppy Spud get very excited playing with the exercise ball in a confidence-building exercise – it’s certainly got his tail wagging! And we love this video of Sydney the little Cockerpoo puppy! Something as simple as a plain old cardboard box can be used to teach a puppy so many lessons on problem solving and confidence...

Video: Dog Tricks – pivot to heel

Our latest video tutorial – how to teach your dog to pivot to heel (the baby elephant trick). This is not only a great trick, it also helps teach rear-end awareness (great for Agility dogs) and will help with Rally...

CDS Video Interview: Poisonous Foods for Dogs

In our video series “All Things Dog”, here is our interview with Rachel Bean Rvn on’ Poisonous Foods for Dogs’ – how to tell if your dog eats something he shouldn’t, and most importantly what action you need to take. This also includes advice on anti-freeze and rock-salt poisoning.

Our “All Things Dog” video series

We have been very busy this week starting work on our new project. We are bringing “doggie experts” to you via a series of video interviews on this blog and on our social media platforms, which focus on “All Things Dog’! Healthcare, grooming, dog friendly places to visit, unusual dog days out and much more.