Pages tagged: Dogs

Articles, posts and resources tagged with the key word “Dogs”.


Why Should I Crate My Dog?

Dog Crates - A dog sitting in the grass

Why Should I Crate My Dog? What Sort of crate should I Use for my dog? How do I set the Crate Up for Success? Learn about crating your dog for success with this general fact sheet.


Leaving Dogs Home Alone

Leaving Dogs Home Alone - Photo of a burmese mountain dog

Here are a few tips on how to keep your dog happy when you leave your dog home alone. Keeping your dog happy at home alone will lead to a more enjoyable life for you and your dog.


Resource Guarding in Dogs

Resource Guarding in Dogs - A dog growls and shows teeth

Aggression over a valued resource, like food, can happen quite commonly in both adult dogs and puppies. This article covers best practice for dealing with resource guarding in dogs.


The Silly Game

The Silly Game - A dog lays on its back

A great game for playing with dogs who aren’t interested in playing with toys or you. For dogs that are picky with toys, it can help to broaden their range of toys.


Doggy Digging

Doggy Digging - A dog digging a hole in the lawn

Puppies love to dig, it’s new, fun and you can usually find really interesting stuff down there. Here are a few tips to manage your puppy’s digging behaviour.


Clicker and Target Training

Clicker and Target Training - A small dog with a bow on its head

This article is anoutline of clicker and target training which aims to teach the basics about what clicker and target training are, their benefits and their methods.


Destructive Chewing

Destructive Chewing - A dog chewing a bone

Dogs, especially puppies, are extremely playful and this can also be destructive. Learn how you can guide this normal behaviour into non-descructive activities


Tug-O-War

Tug-O-War - Dog pulling in a tug o war training exercise

Tug-O-War is a fun way to train your dog. Learn how to play and teach Tug-O-War with your dog the right way so that is fun as well as a great training tool for your dog.


Lifting the Puppy

Lifting the Puppy - a puppy running through the grass

At some stage in your puppy’s life you are going to have to lift your puppy and if you have never practiced this it will feel like you picked up a can of worms.