Daily Life as a Dog Walker

Daily Life as a Dog Walker Have you ever considered packing it all in and walking dogs for a living? Perhaps you dream of working for yourself but wouldn’t know where to begin? We asked the owner and dedicated dog lover from a local dog walking company exactly what such a life involves! How and why dog walking? I have always loved animals…

5 Tips For Successful Dog Training!

5 tip for succesful dog training - K9active

5 Tips For Successful Dog Training! Whether you have been dog training for a while or are new to the game, it’s important that you keep up to date with the more recent findings on how our dogs learn and why they behave like they do. Read on and learn these 5 tips for successful dog training, based on everything we now…

Ruffwear in Focus

Ruffwear In Focus

Ruffwear in Focus – One of Our Favourite Suppliers We love Ruffwear for many reasons. The innovative way that they create every single design, whether dog walking equipment or canine winter weather wear. The company is also highly ethical and great to do business with – mostly because they always put you and your dogs first. We spent some time this month…

Duct Taped Dog Causes Social Media Outcry

Duct Taped Dog Causes Social Media Outcry Social media is absolutely and wonderfully useful to dogs when used properly. Rescuers use it to get dogs into homes, people share desperate pets with thousands of happy endings on display all of the time.  Social media can also help prevent cases of cruelty and public outcry can prompt police to act, quickly, just like…

The Working Dog Breed At Home

Working Dog Breed at Home | K9active

The Working Dog Breed At Home How often does your dog do something interesting or breed specific? Perhaps you recognize a lot of his behaviour as leftover breed instinct and maybe you even encourage it, it’s good for dogs to use their instincts after all. The traits behind the behaviour of our dogs are quite strong and often unavoidable. They are also…

Hike in Safety

Safe Winter Hiking with your dog | K9active

Hike in Safety – Stay Happy and Healthy in the Cold Mountains We often forget how dangerous it is in the winter months when we go out walking. It’s vitally important to be prepared for the worst when hiking in the winter, the weather, the wilds and being unprepared can be fatal so ensure that you and your dog are completely ready…

Settling a Rescue Dog

Settling The Rescue Dog - K9active Dog Blog

Rescuing a dog can be so easy or it can be a worrying time. Dogs end up in rescue for a hundred different reasons and the majority of those are not the dog’s fault. If you are looking towards rescuing a dog or already have a new best friend in your midst, read on. Some dogs can wander into a new home,…