Changed from Happy and Confident to Nervous and Jumpy.

Woody has changed.

If I had gone to see him about three months ago, the Cockerpoo, then about 8 months old, would have been very friendly and happy to see me. In fact, I would not have been needed at all.

Behaviour changed from confident to fearfulInstead, when the man opened the door to let me in, Woody continued barking at me. He was obviously very scared – and brave.

Beside him was their adorable new 8-week-old puppy Fred who wasn’t fazed at all.

Puppy Fred is how Woody used to be. They come from the same breeder with the same father. Woody was a carefree, happy puppy. He loved everyone.[divider type=”white”]

Then everything changed.

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Giving the Dog Choice

Giving a fearful dog choice Joey, the four-year-old Collie Labrador mix, came over from Ireland at a year old. Isn’t he gorgeous. Over the past three years his family has done great things with him. A lot of the general day to day stuff I usually recommend they do already. He is very Read more…

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Coco looks a little like Basil Brush, with one ear up and the other down! She’s an unusual colour for a Border Collie. This is the best photo I could manage, because she was pacing  all the evening. She lives with a much calmer Border Collie, Shep. The fact the Read more…