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Training your dog to assist with clicker training

How you can train your dog to assist you with clicker training... A great way to mentally stimulate and exercise your dog is to use clicker training. This technique can create some really amazing results, assisting with practical tasks such as: Opening and closing doors and cupboards Retrieving a variety of items helping you to get…
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What are the benefits of clicker training?

What benefits does Clicker Training have? Our basic Clicker and Lead Training Class in Colchester covers basic obedience using hand signals, something dogs understand a lot more than voice commands. We will work with training eye contact, sit, lay, stay, come and recalls as well as waiting at a gate while you walk threw. This…
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Why buy homemade dog treats?

What are the benefits of home-made dog treats? Free from artificial ingredients and preservatives ‘to maintain the integrity of the food.’ Natural preservatives are salts, vinegars and sugars, whilst chemical preservatives include sulphur dioxide, nitrite and nitrosamine. These help to preserve the flavour and state of meat and other food but are linked to cancer…
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How does your dog ask you a question?

How does your dog ask you a question? By Bill Gibson (Connor’s Legacy) http://www.connorslegacy.co.uk/ In many cases we can misunderstand our dogs and I have highlighted in the past, the importance of trying to understand the dogs visual language. But how does your dog ask you a question? The simple answer is: They show you the…
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