A dog story!

J cosy at home with the vacuum cleaner! I wanted to share with you one of the responses I have had from the last blog, it is the real...

A frequently asked question!

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Dog training classes have an issue that other evening class don’t experience, at least not that I...

Not watership down!

It is sadly that time of year when the rabbits have Mixie again! I luckily saw Betty “playing” with a mixie rabbit in the garden this...

A busy week dog training!

Nessa learning retrieve! What a good girl! Last week was a really busy fun week! Wednesday saw the first of my walks in Highlands Park...

Seedy time of year!

With all the dry weather it feels like wild seed-time has come round faster than ever! Tracey and her dogs reminded me this week, as her...

Comment from Teresa!

Hi Avril, I just had to let you know how much I have been enjoying the progress of Betty, she is adorable, the daily updates you are...

Hear Avril on BBC Essex Radio

For those that didn’t have the chance to listen in on Friday 18th June the BBC iPlayer means that you can do so anytime you like before...

Warning for dog owning gardeners!

This warning comes from the USA, but my guess is it will be just a matter of time before this becomes an issue here. We can learn from...

What is okay for puppies to eat?

For first time dog owners the world can seem a dangerous place for their precious puppies! But I have to tell you puppies have remarkable...

How I want my dog to behave around food!

When we want or don’t want a dog to behave a certain way  we have to consider the outcome that we are seeking. With food possession by...