Resource Guarding Puppy

Some puppies do seem to be more prone to resource guarding than others. There could be a genetic component to the behavior. It could be something to do with the relationships between a puppy and his litter mates and whether they have to compete for food and other resources. Riley Read more…

Adolescent Flat Coated Retriever

Barney is a wonderful 7-month-old Flat Coated Retriever. His family are first-time dog owners and like many inexperienced people getting a puppy they make assumptions regarding their puppy’s needs based on their own human perceptions of what a person might need. Comparing the dog to a young child would be Read more…

Harry Can Be a Handful

Harry is ten months old and a beautiful Red Labrador (his male owners says I should call him handsome, not beautiful!). He has a lovely nature, but the best way to describe him is that he can be a bit ……..too much. He is very persistent in his jumping onto people Read more…