Dog training and behaviour

Keeping on top of your dog’s training can help strengthen the bond between you as it can prevent any unwanted behaviour problems.

How to train a dog

Whether you have a puppy or an older dog, here's a guide to help you teach the essential aspects of dog training. 

How to stop your dog howling

Understand why dogs howl and what you can do to help prevent it

5 top tips for helping a dog that doesn’t like the rain

Why some dogs might act differently when the downpours start and what you can do to help them. 

How to prepare your dog for back-to-school time

Here are just a few top tips to help you prepare your dog for a smooth back-to-school transition.

What to do when your dog is in heat

We look at a dog’s heat cycle, the signs of a dog in season and top tips on keeping her comfortable during this time.

Dogs & sleep

Discover why dogs sleep so much, how sleep can indicate health conditions, and how much sleep is normal for the age of your dog

Why does my dog shake?

Worried about how much your dog shakes or trembles? It could be for a variety of reasons, discover whether or not it's serious

Why do dogs pant?

Most dog owners will have noticed their dog panting now and again, but why do dogs pant? 

Behavioural referrals in dogs and cats

Learn about behavioural problems - assessing and understanding the causes, and determining the appropriate treatment

How to stop a dog from barking unnecessarily

Understand why dogs bark, and learn what actions you can take to stop them from making so much noise