Pages tagged: Dogs

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

Mat Training

Mat Training - A dog laying on the floor

Unless we teach the dogs how we expect them to behave around the house they will not know. The mat training exercise teaches the dog exactly what we do require of him.


Barking - A dog barking

Barking is a normal canine behaviour and there are many different reasons why a dog barks. They use many different sounds and owners often can undersand the different sounds.

Citronella and Other Collars

Citronella and Other Collars - A well fitted dog collar on a white dog

Collars and devices are often used for dealing with barking and other problems with dogs. We are opposed to the use of any devices that cause pain or suffering.

Snatching Food

Snatching Food - A golden retriever puppy

Food snatching can have it’s origins in a number causes including hunger, competition, anxiety and attention seeking. This article explains how to handle food snatching.

Guide to Toxic Plants & Pets

Guide to Toxic Plants & Pets - A large dog relaxing in a garden

Indoor and outdoor garden plants can have a variety of effects on your pets that you need to be aware of to keep your pet healthy and safe.

Nothing In Life Is Free

Nothing In Life Is Free - A dog on a lead sits next to handler

In the human world nothing in life is free. Dogs also understand this, that something is expected of them in return for life’s rewards.

TTouch (Tellington Touch)

Tellington Touch - Photo of a cute fluffy dog

This dog article briefly covers the Tellington Touch, which is a method used to enhancing the mental, emotional and physical well being of your companion animal.

Petz – My Puppy Family DS

Petz - My Puppy Family DS - Cover of the game showing a puppy and the text: Rated G, Nintendo DS

Petz: My Puppy Family DS (game) is a fun game and a recommended learning resource activity for exploring raising a puppy to be healthy and happy.

Activity: Dog Care

In this activity students circle the items that you would need to care for your dog from a list of colorful cartoon items!