Raising a happy dog

Most breed types were usually bred for a specific purpose. Digging deeper into your dog breed’s history will give you an excellent idea of the kind of the mental and physical stimulation you need to  be able to give your dog for them to be happy and healthy (and kept out of mischief!). Retrievers were bred to retrieve…

Adopting vs Buying

There are usually two ways of bringing a dog home – Adopting and Buying. This is your decision, and here is some information that can help you make an informed one. Adopting a Dog There are many puppies and dogs in shelters who would love to be part of your loving family. Dogs are rehomed and abandoned at…

Training Your Dog

Training is not just about the number of commands your dog responds to. It is also about good behaviour – being friendly, confident and polite in all situations. Whether you choose to train your own dog, or hire a trainer, make sure it is a two way stream: take the effort to understand canine language if…