How to find out your dog’s Functional Character with Heather Stevens

Heather Stevens, author of Beyond the Breed, and her three dogs

Have you ever heard of ‘functional characters’ in relation to our dogs?  It’s a scientific concept exploring the different types of personalities we see in our pets.  Understanding which character your dog is will help you when it comes to training, bonding with your dog, and living harmoniously together. Heather Stevens is a dog trainer […]

Niki French on why it’s ok to ditch the daily dog walk 

When you’re thinking of getting a dog, one of the top questions that springs to mind is, ‘Who will take them out every day?’ But dog trainer Niki French is challenging the belief that every dog thrives on a daily walk. She’s the author of Stop Walking Your Dog, a training book explaining why sometimes […]