Top Training Tip: Brain Games

Brain games are activities that enrich our dogs’ lives by giving them something to keep them mentally busy, without them having to exert a large amount of energy,

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COAPE International Announcement

In September 2018, COAPE UK announced that in future, the exclusive international rights to present COAPE Approved distance learning courses in English in Companion Animal

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New Baby? No Sweat

You’ve just discovered that you are expecting your first child and are naturally elated. But once things calm down, you start to wonder – what about my pets? How will they cope? How do I ensure they welcome the baby and still get what they need?

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Dog Behaviour

Even though the field of Canine behaviour therapy is rapidly expanding and new information relevant to dogs is coming out daily, it is shocking to find out what is still being taught by “old school” trainers and behaviourists.

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Cat Behaviour

The general belief has been that cats can’t be trained or their behaviour can’t be modified. That is completely untrue!

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The Intricacies of Animal Behaviour and Training

The field of Behaviour is an interesting one. To help our pet owners make educated decisions about which methods they choose to employ, we’re going to put as much information about modern pet behaviour and training out there as we can.

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How to recognize a good puppy school

We often get asked “what constitutes a GOOD puppy school?” by our students and clients. Those questions prompted this article, to make this information available to everyone out there who is thinking about getting a puppy.

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Housetraining your puppy

The first thing everyone wants to know when acquiring a new puppy is how to housetrain him. This article gives great tips on how to best housetrain your new puppy.

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Digging problems

Does your dog dig up your garden? The best way to stop the endless excavations is to create a safe, allowed digging area for him where he can dig to his heart’s content.

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