Too Reliant Upon Commands

The decision was that Billie shouldn’t jump up at people anymore. Up until now jumping up has been very rewarding in terms of attention. The 6-month-old terrier cross (right) is looked at, spoken to in terms of reprimands and also touched – pushed off. She may get down but it Read more…

Their Dog Bit Someone

A couple of days ago to the total horror of the young couple who own her, their dog bit someone. Their reaction was very natural but to the more enlightened completely inappropriate and can only encourage further aggression, and things now are definitely heading in the wrong direction unless the Read more…

Beautiful Beagles

Beagles Tilly and Cassie are both exactly the same age – two – but not sisters.  They play together and sleep together in harmony. Up until about a month ago they got on famously. Then they had three very scary fights, with blood and leaving scars. It seems that hormones Read more…