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Grooming your dog

How To Cut Your Dog’s Nails At Home

So you’ve decided to save some pennies, bond with pooch and learn how to cut your dog’s nails. If you’re new to clipping your dog’s nails this is exactly where you should start. Learn how to cut your dog’s nails at home, save on grooming costs and make it fun for your pooch. Cutting your Read more about How To Cut Your Dog’s Nails At Home[…]

How To Save On Vet Bills And Keep Pet Costs Low

Obviously Vet trips can be very expensive so its worth knowing how to save on Vet bills where you can. As many pet owners will tell you, it’s not unusual to end up spending hundreds of pounds a year on vet costs. We’ve experienced this ourselves with our own Dog Nala. Before the age of 1 Nala Read more about How To Save On Vet Bills And Keep Pet Costs Low[…]

how to puppy proof your home

Puppy Proofing Your Home To Make Your House Puppy Proof

  It’s very nearly time to bring your puppy home, we’re sure your excited and you should be! But before you bring home your new furry family member you need to prepare by puppy proofing your home. As a prepared puppy owner you have already completed your shopping for your new puppy which is great, if Read more about Puppy Proofing Your Home To Make Your House Puppy Proof[…]

bringing home a new puppy

New Puppy Guide – Getting Through The First 24 Hours

Bringing home a new puppy is an exciting and memorable time in your life. Your puppy will quickly slot in as a family member aswell as your best friend. Getting a new puppy is fantastic however it is also very demanding at first. Raising a puppy takes a lot of work along with some sleepless nights but it’s Read more about New Puppy Guide – Getting Through The First 24 Hours[…]

Dog Training – What is positive reinforcement?

Positive reinforcement in dog training tends to go by many names, names such as: reward-based training, clicker training, pain or force free training etc. Despite the terminology, the general theory behind this remains the same. What we’ll cover in this post What is positive reinforcement? Positive reinforcement, Clicker training Changing behaviours with positive reinforcement What Read more about Dog Training – What is positive reinforcement?[…]