We live in a very quiet area, so today Lorenzo went to the supermarket to watch the world go by. From a comfortable distance he was able to see people, shopping trolleys and cars, Without becoming overwhelmed or anxious. He was fussed by some small children. To make this a nice…Details
Allowing your puppy to explore novel items and surfaces is a great way to improve their confidence. Never force the puppy or place on new surface. Just let them find their own way and take as much time as they need.
Although it’s lovely to see your puppy playing well with older dogs in the household, often that play gets out of hand and is too rough. Puppies can get over excited or injured. Break up these play sessions, seperate and give the dogs some time to calm down. Time away from the other dogs in…Details
Puppies do a lot of their learning when they sleep. It’s when they download their experiences. Quality sleep is very important. Always let a puppy sleep without being disturbed, teach children not to bother the puppy while its in its bed or crate. An over tired puppy can get irritable and hard to manage.
Meet Lorenzo our new addition. He is an Itailian Spinone At 8 wks Lorenzo needs plenty of down time as well as play time. The next few days we are concentrating on Lorenzo ‘s house training. Taking him into the garden about every half an hour and giving him lots of praise for going to…Details
Modern Dog will be featured as Editors choice in the Shires Magazine
Next puppy course will be starting on Tues 18th November starting at 7pm
Come along for fun and puppy socilaisation, along with lots of great hints and training
Thank you for visiting the brand new website for The Modern Dog. You have landed on on our blog page where will be posting information about up and coming courses, workshops and other services as well the odd bit of insider information. We’ll also be posting up the handy free training tips for you a…Details