Just what is an event marker? How are they used in modern dog training? And should you be using them too? Pippa demystifies event markers in dog training, with this straightforward guide to what … [Read more...]
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Understanding Your Dog explains how dogs learn and what motivates them. And includes everything you need to know before you begin training your dog.
Training Your Dog is a collection of practical dog training guides and includes lessons, tips and techniques to get your dog from naughty to nice!
Why do so many people use food to train dogs? Have they forgotten how to train dogs without it? Is dog training with treats really necessary? Pippa takes a look at the pros and cons of dog training … [Read more...]
Today's article is by best-selling author Pippa Mattinson. Pippa's online dog training courses can be found over on the Dogsnet website. Dog trainers often talk about 'marking' and 'rewarding' … [Read more...]
The best dog activity monitors are brimful of clever tech and extra features, which can make choosing between them tricky. We think these are the top five best dog activity monitors on the market … [Read more...]
Introducing a puppy to a cat involves planning and preparation. You'll need to decide where and how to let them have those important first interactions. If you have a resident cat and are thinking … [Read more...]
The Corgi is an incredibly popular breed throughout the world, with many being drawn to its immeasurably cute appearance. With the fox-like head and short stumpy legs, it can be hard to tear your eyes … [Read more...]
Here are 7 great ways to improve bad behaviors like door barging, in just a few days. We tend to think of dog training as something that happens in allocated time slots or 'training … [Read more...]
Are you among the many who have searched “how to stop a dog from chewing”? Let’s be honest, here. Dogs love to chew. I mean, they love to chew! Chewing is part of a dog’s instinct! Dogs explore … [Read more...]
Chihuahuas have been a beloved breed for thousands of years – maybe even longer – yet the most common question new owners ask is how to train a chihuahua. The breed celebrates a rich history that … [Read more...]
Are you struggling with how to stop a puppy from biting? Are you wondering why do puppies bite? Puppy biting can be a result of teething issues. But can also sometimes be accompanied by growling and … [Read more...]