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…

Product Review: Nina Ottosson Dog Toys | Why Use Interactive Dog Toys?

Product Review: Nina Ottosson Dog Toys | Why Use Interactive Dog Toys?

  While your dog loves your company, the truth is they need many forms of entertainment, mental stimulation and enrichment.  Nina Ottosson dog toys are a great way to unlock your dog’s intelligence and to keep their brain active.  Providing mental stimulation and enrichment is important for your dog’s overall health and well-being. Think of…

Why A Dog Behaviourist Will Say Avoid Dog Parks | Dog Trainers Brisbane

Why A Dog Behaviourist Will Say Avoid Dog Parks | Dog Trainers Brisbane

Even though we are lucky to have so many beautiful off leash areas in Brisbane, a dog behaviourist will often tell people to avoid their local dog park.  Dog parks are supposed to be places for dogs to exercise, socialise and learn proper dog behaviour.  They would be perfectly safe if people and their dogs…

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…

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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…

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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…

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Recall Training: How To Train Your Dog To Come When Called | Brisbane Group Dog Training

  How to train your dog to come when called – is such an important skill for dog parents to teach their dogs.  I offer recall training in my Brisbane dog training programs as well as when I’m working with individual clients. There’s nothing scarier than watching a dog take off while their owner helplessly…

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Why you should never use pain and discomfort in Puppy Training

People tend to focus on how cute and adorable puppies are.  Many forget just how frustrating adolescence can be.  It is this frustration that leads to them to start puppy training. Unfortunately,  many people lose their patience and resort to punishment or techniques that cause discomfort. Well-meaning people do not realise that they are potentially…