5 Common dog training mistakes

5 Common Dog Training Mistakes - K9active Blog

Dog behaviour and proper understanding is important, isn’t it? Yet sometimes no matter how hard we try we can get in a muddle, usually this is due to making some common dog training mistakes. Let’s take a look at how we can get it right by avoiding the top five common dog training mistakes, shown here.  Poor Training Methods Scientists have been…

Introducing a puppy to your dog

Getting a new puppy is a very exciting time for a household but if you already have a dog as part of your family it can also be an anxious time as you want introductions to go as well as possible. Over the years I have been lucky enough to welcome several dogs into our home and I have found that by…

Why attend dog training?

Getting a new puppy is always an exciting time but a recent report from the PDSA found that 60% of dogs do not attend a dog training class within their first 6 months of life, meaning that over 5 million dogs are missing out on of benefits of an early education. So why should you seek out a suitable training class and…

Why attend Puppy training classes?

Getting a new puppy is always an exciting time but a recent report from the PDSA found that 60% of dogs do not attend a puppy training class within their first 6 months of life, meaning that over 5 million dogs are missing out on the benefits of an early education. So why should you seek out a suitable training class and…

Finding a good dog training class

In one of my recent blogs I wrote about why you should attend dog training classes with your new pup but with such a variety of different types of classes and trainers available how do you find a good training class which is suitable for you and your dog regardless how old they are? What kind of training are you looking for?…

My Dog is Growling – What Can I Do?

My Dog is Growling | K9active

Are you worried about a growling dog? Perhaps you think that your growling dog is aggressive and it’s all downhill from here. If this sounds like you read on. Dogs growl for a number of reasons. Some growl as part of learning from the environment, simply because they think it’s what they do, they think it’s normal to growl. Some dogs are…

Introducing Dogs and Children

Introducing Dogs and Kids - K9active.co.uk

Dog Training – Introducing Dogs and Children Encouraging dogs and children to get along shouldn’t take too much effort in a happy family. There can be complications though and it’s important to do it right, which is the topic of this article. Not all dogs like children. Small humans act oddly, move differently and make really funny noises. Some dogs can’t cope…