There are a number of methods you can use to teach your dog not to jump up; they don’t need to be aversive or use physical tools. The hardest part (as with most behaviour work) is the consistency and dedication it takes of you and your family to work with your dog.
Ruben is a puppy who suddenly refused to eat from his bowl about two weeks ago. After a stay in animal hospital he was reluctant to eat normally. Read his story and my advice here.
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.
It’s that time of year when the pumpkins are out and the carving begins, but what do you do with the seeds and flesh you’ve scraped out and cutaway? There’s only so much pumpkin pie you can eat on your own! But did you know that pumpkin contains many benefits to your pets?