From the moment we collect our puppies, we’re told just how important socialisation is- but what does it really mean? Some people believe socialisation to mean allowing your puppy to meet every dog and person that we pass in the street, but in reality it goes far beyond just making new friends. Socialisation involves gently…
Welcome to the puppy training section of our website. Within this section, you’ll find numerous articles related to how to give your puppy the best early education possible including:
- How to choose a puppy from the litter
- How to prepare the house for a new puppy
- The first 24 hours with a new puppy
- Toilet training your puppy
- How to socialise your new puppy
- Puppy training
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Our dogs learn as pups what makes us happy. They want to be our “go-with” companions who will do just about anything we ask of them. We can gently pat their heads or rub their ears and they’ll patiently listen as we share our deepest thoughts. As their owners and carers we also quickly learn…
Top 10 Tips and Considerations for Choosing a Puppy Breeder Bringing a new puppy into the home can be a very exciting time but it is vital that you make the right decisions when it comes to choosing a breeder, litter and puppy to give you the best chance of having a happy, healthy companion….
The most critical time in a puppy’s life is between 4 – 16 weeks. It is during this time the most rapid learning occurs and when puppy training is most important – in addition, any experience that takes place within this short window of time will have the greatest impact on future social behaviour. Puppies…