Getting your dog to bark less will take time, work, practice and consistency. It won’t happen overnight but one of the first things you can try is to actually teach your dog to bark on cue. This might sound weird, but it’s actually a brilliant way to reduce barking and get your dog to stop barking when you ask!
Here’s my fun step by step guide to indoor nosework training with your dog. Do let me know how you get on! Did you know – 15 minutes of hard sniffing work is as good as an hours walk for your dog?
What do you do when waving your tasty piece of crispy chicken skin around just isn’t a better offer than those pigeons your dog is chasing?
Here are my top tips for a good paw care routine, which is really important all year round, but particularly at the moment we have outbreaks of Alabama Rot.