Category Archives for "Puppy"

5 Reasons Why Dogs And Puppies Chew Things They Shouldn’t

Dogs have been known to chew almost everything from doors, windows, and car seat belts to balloons, books, mobile phones and underwear! So what is going on, and what’s the reason for all this chewing? Before you begin to put together a solution for your dog or puppy’s chewing, it’s important to understand the real […]

Training a dog to fetch

Training a dog to fetch

Having a dog who will charge after the ball can be a lot of fun and is a great way of exercising them. Here are some really key concepts that I run through in training a dog to fetch. The video above which when combined with some patience and a little bit of time will […]

Project Moses – Find out more about my Puppy Video Diary…

Doggy Dan and new puppy Moses at the start of Project Moses

This is Moses, he’s an 8 week old Heading Dog (Huntaway x Border Collie) cross Labrador that I picked up from the SPCA on Tuesday 29th January 2013.  So he is a real little mix of breeds. He plays a large part in what I have named Project Moses, a video diary of the training […]

The importance of socialising puppies

Doggy Dan shows how to socialise a Golden Retriever puppy

Few things are more important than making sure that your puppy is well socialised with other dogs. The reason being is simple: if you socialise them with other dogs when they are young they will learn to get on well with other dogs when they’re older. However if you leave it too late this can […]