#dog psychology

Why confinement areas work

One area I want to talk about today is an area I'm a huge fan of, confinement areas. The confinement area gives you the confidence to know Puppy is safe, away from any dangers and can’t get into any mischief when you’re not there to supervise.

Is Positive Training always the right answer to dog training?

There are many reasons to use positive training, not just because it’s kinder, more natural or just being nice. It’s also shown to be more effective, with quicker, longer-lasting results.

Canine Language ~ More Subtle Signs

A dog is equipped with their own inbuilt communication system, this hasn’t changed, we’ve just learned to interpret it better and find out how it relates to the dogs’ feelings and thoughts.

Canine Language

Wanting to understand how your dog thinks and feels must be high on most dog owners list, isn’t it? We all know their little quirky ways and habits, their ability to make you smile at those darn cute antics, but don’t you question ‘why’ sometimes?

Top Tips on Play Biting and Mouthing

Puppy is settling in well, the visitors are keen to come meet your new bundle of fur and you’ve romanticised about this moment… but your cute bundle keeps making a bee line for ankles and trousers. Sound familiar?

Puppy Love for Valentines

Loving our dogs does come so easily. With February being the month of love, what better time to say how much you love your loved ones, including your dogs.

Myths about the dog

The idea of the dog as a tame wolf has a huge romantic attraction for us... a powerful, wild animal that our ancestors found and raised with lots of TLC.

Responsible Dog Ownership

Having kept animals for several years, and with my constant learning of how dogs think, I really wanted to share with people the heart warming feeling you can have from the power of communicating.


To know more and understand the personality of you dogs, takes an understanding of how your dog perceives the world around them… want to know more?

Out with the Old, in with the New...

You can create such a wonderful bond between yourself and your animal by learning some vital communication skills. I want to share with you part of my reason for my message about enhancing responsible dog ownership.