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    Why your dog’s harness needs to fit like a bra!

    Sound familiar? Well, it should! For years we have been told that a well-fitting bra is an essential component of our comfort and well-being, and yet time and again puppies and dogs are expected to wear an intimate piece of equipment that the owner chose...

    Another Dog? Guest blog by Katy Guy

    Written by Katy Guy I get asked all the time how I cope with 5 dogs. I hear things like.. “I bet they’re a handful”, or “which one is the boss”?  I often get told that someone is considering buying or getting a second dog to...

    Micro-expressions in dogs

    You may already be familiar with the idea of 'microexpressions' in people - tiny little tell-tale signs in our facial movements that give away how we are feeling - and even what we are thinking...

    Socialisation during social distancing

    https://vimeo.com/405798740/af6e99370d Socialising with people during social distancing https://vimeo.com/405874736/8a20630511 Socialising with other dogs during social distancing ...

    What would you do for your dog?

    Love was in the air last month when I launched a competition for a free spot on my ‘Learn to talk dog’ course, asking dog lovers from across the globe to share their ‘I love my dog so much I…’ confessions! It all started when...

    Dogs, wolves &… love island

    I often get asked to do interviews and podcasts on dog (and sometimes cat) behaviour and training, and I love doing them ...

    ‘Done for you’ training – a different perspective

    https://vimeo.com/342708997 Some of you may know that apart from dogs, I have a number of other passions! One of those is gardening.  I absolutely love my garden. I spend every spare moment out there and I am inclined to stop only when the light fails or the rain...

    You have to be a dog…

    Do you ever look at your dog and think, “I wonder what it’s like to do that?” Now, if you having bad thoughts, that’s your problem….. I’m talking about rolling in the grass here, nothing more unsavoury! When I watch my dogs rolling (very usually, in wet...

    The Banana Recall

    Bananas! It’s not just minions that come running for them apparently. In my house, we share a secret game with the dogs – it’s called ‘peel a banana without Skye realising’. I never win. Despite being at least three rooms away, and all my efforts at...