Calling all R+, Force and Fear Free trainers! If I told you there was a dog training challenge where the founding team only believes in using the most scientifically up to date training methods, while encouraging upcoming trainers to share their knowledge, and only ever offering nothing but support to every single member, would you join?Continue reading “365 Days of Dog training – are you up for the challenge? #Reward365”
Royal Pythons are one of the most prevalent reptiles in the pet trade. But misinformation and outdated keeping habits often prevent these animals from thriving.Continue reading “3 common Royal Python myths I’ve found to be untrue during my first year of keeping”
I’d be lying if I said becoming a Monitor Lizard owner was exactly how I had expected it to be. Fahrenheit has been anything but what I anticipated. But being able to watch him grow and learn, knowing all the research and time spent learning has paid off, has been a privilege. There are some things I wish I’d known before, though, so I could have prepared myself even more ready for his arrival.Continue reading “4 things I wish I knew before getting a Black Throat Monitor”
With so many different species and breeds of animals readily available in the pet trade these days, it can be difficult trying to choose the right one for you. There are so many factors to consider when choosing your perfect pet.
I’ve been in this position many times myself, wondering if the pet I want is the pet I’d be able to provide for. It’s a topic many animal professionals get asked about often, and while we all have different takes on these things, here’s my guide to help you choose your next pet!Continue reading “Choosing the right pet for you – a step by step guide to picking your perfect pet”
All photos of pets are cute, I hope that’s something we can all agree on. Assumably your pet will pull the occasional odd face(still cute though!) But why not take your photos to the next level of adorable with some simple, but very effective, tricks!Continue reading “The 5 best tricks to help take your pet photos to the next level”
All animals, regardless of species, deserve to be treated with respect, kindness and understanding. Force free training isn’t just not using force, it’s teaching an animal without pain, intimidation, threats, or coercion as well. It’s allowing animals the choice to work with us, as opposed to for us.
It was never the intention to get such a large reptile as a pet, but when we were given the opportunity to have this guy it was too good to turn down. We have the space, the time and the experience, so why not?
It’s not everyday you see a dog going shopping. So when Borders Dog Training asked us to help them with a promotional video for their upcoming training classes being held at PAWS Pet Supplies and Grooming Salon in Monmouthshire, we couldn’t say no!Continue reading “Put your PAWS up – A day out in Monmouth Town”
Phew! New business, first blog, exciting times! Things have certainly been chaotic getting to this point, but here we are. Before we go any further I think I need to introduce myself.Continue reading “Welcome!”