What Is Puppy Socialisation?

The first 20 weeks of a puppy’s life is a crucial time for socialisation, as during this time they are more accepting of new experiences. But what does socialisation actually mean? Socialisation means positive interaction with other dogs, but this is only one aspect...
How To Keep Your Dog Safe In Cold Weather

How To Keep Your Dog Safe In Cold Weather

Some breeds of dog with a thick double coat are built for the winter and fare well when the temperature drops but there are other dogs who do not. There are many other risky factors to keep in mind when walking your dog in cold weather. These are my top tips for...
Tips For Combatting Mud Season

Tips For Combatting Mud Season

Now that the evenings are drawing in, and the inevitable British winter is upon us, we thought you could use some helpful tips and tricks to try and keep your pup (and house!) as clean as possible. Before your walk: Adapt your route Just because the weather is wetter...
Walking Your Dog In The Dark

Walking Your Dog In The Dark

On October 31st, daylight savings comes to an end, which means your dog’s evening walk will be in the dark. Walking in the dark can sometimes be nerve-wracking for a dog, as there can be lots of new unknown sights and smells. Young dogs may have never walked in the...
How Do I Get My Puppy To Walk On Lead?

How Do I Get My Puppy To Walk On Lead?

Like everything in a puppy’s life there are many firsts. New skills such as walking on lead takes time and many repetitions to learn so start as soon as you can! First things first is to introduce your puppy to their collar, lead and harness. I recommend all...