Puppy Vaccinations | Can Your Puppy Go To Puppy School Without All Its Vaccinations?

Puppy Vaccinations | Puppy School and Vaccinations

The first few months of your puppy’s life are hugely important.  They will receive their puppy vaccinations. They must also learn proper behaviour and become socialised. Puppy vaccinations Advice about your puppy’s vaccinations should always be provided by your vet.  Generally, puppy vaccinations start at 6-8 weeks of age.  Boosters are given at 4 to…

Golden Retriever training

Golden Retriever Training Tips

Golden Retrievers are handsome, charming and intelligent dogs with wonderful temperaments.  But they can also be destructive and overly excitable if not trained properly. With the right Golden Retriever training they can become friendly, playful, social dogs.  Because of this, Golden Retrievers are often chosen as companion animals, guide dogs, rescue dogs or therapy dogs.…

Do Different Dog Breeds Have Different Training Needs?

Different Dog Breeds, Different Training Needs? | Dog Training Brisbane

Do different dog breeds have different training needs? Should you find a dog training class for dogs that are the same breed as yours? As highly qualified dog trainers, the answer to these questions are actually pretty simple. The Answer Regardless of breed, each individual dog is different and has their own unique personality.  However,…

Dog Names Search | Finding The Perfect Name For Your Dog

Dog Names Search | Finding The Perfect Name For Your Dog

Finding the best dog names isn’t always easy.  Sometimes you have a firm idea in your mind and other times you have no idea at all. But whatever your situation, don’t worry.  There are literally thousands of names to choose from.  But we have taken the stress out of finding the right name for your…

CHOOSING A DOG | DOG OBEDIENCE TRAINING

CHOOSING A DOG | DOG OBEDIENCE TRAINING BRISBANE

Choosing a dog or puppy is very exciting, but it can also be very daunting.  Before you start looking for your next best friend, here are a few things to think about. Are you ready? When choosing a dog, it is important to remember that owning a dog can be a 10 to 15-year commitment.…

7 Secrets To Crate Training A Dog | Dog Training School Brisbane

7 Secrets To Crate Training A Dog | Dog Training School Brisbane

Crate training a dog is s a great way of teaching boundaries of the house and for keeping them safe, if  you have a new puppy or dog. It is also much easier and safer to confine your puppy or dog when you need to, if they are crate trained.  Traveling in the car, visiting the…

Stop dog barking | My dog is driving me barking mad

Listen to this podcast “stop dog barking – my dog is driving me barking mad”  Cassandra Roland, our positive dog trainer, gives you the reality of how to stop your dog barking.  She shares how to decrease your dog’s “alert” barking using positive reinforcement training techniques. Transcript: This podcast is called “barking mad”and no prizes…

Winter Dog Training Activities | Dog behaviouralist Brisbane

Winter Dog Training Activities | Dog behaviouralist Brisbane

Brrrrrr, it’s really starting to get cold.  Time for heaters, warm blankets and puppy cuddles inside.  So what do you do when you don’t feel like going out, but you’re committed to your dog training and your dog needs exercise and enrichment? There are plenty of dog training activities you can do with your dog…

courses | Dog Training Brisbane

Preparing for dog training courses | Dog training Brisbane

Every dog needs to learn how to live successfully at home and in the community.   Dog training courses are important for raising well-mannered and good-tempered dogs.  It is also a great opportunity to spend quality time with your dog and bond with them. Follow these helpful hints to help you prepare for your dog training course…

dog trainer | Dog training Brisbane

3 tips for choosing the right dog trainer | Dog Training Brisbane

Making the decision to complete some dog training is the easy part.  The hard bit can be choosing the right trainer for you and your dog. There are a lot of dog trainers out there, so how do you know if you’re choosing the right one? Understand their training methods Make sure you ask heaps…