Choose the right reward for training a puppy Rewards used in training can have two very different results. Science explains that positive rewards – something that a puppy (or dog) likes is much better than punished or force applied reward – which can result in an aggressive response. Did you know that using a water More →
33-week Dog Training Course Was £800 Now £600 Which works out at just over £18 per session! I am pleased to announce that my dog training course is now up and running with spaces currently available. The course has been reduced as an introductory offer for those who are serious about their dog training More →
Dog Agility Training Course Was £800 Now £600 Which works out at just over £18 per session! We are pleased to announce that the dog agility course is now up and running with spaces currently available! The course has been reduced as an introductory offer for those who are serious about their dog training adventure. More →
Teddy’s Top Training Tip: Teaching your dog is both art and a science. When we teach our dogs to carry out a specific command or exercise, both art and science are at work. The teaching part looks at both the science of why and research to support it and the art is that we must More →
Bear’s Big Puppy Tip of the week: When greeting new visitors and strangers teach your puppy to sit It is important that your puppy greets guests and strangers by sitting or standing rather than jumping up. When you meet someone, ask your puppy to sit or stand. Ask the person to only come forward to More →
Part 25 of our informative series of short videos. This week we are learning about dogs an incredible sense of hearing!
We would like to welcome Teddy’s new little brother Bear to the Specialist Dog Training family. Isn’t he cute!
Teddy’s Top Training Tip: Surviving the darker and colder days of winter. As the nights draw in and autumn has turned to winter, we look forward to our festive season, however, darker mornings and evening and the weather becoming colder, some dogs may start to feel the effects of this season. Here are some top More →