Big Change in Poppy’s Life. Wary of People, Traffic and Dogs

What a big change in living style the mix-breed terrier has had.

It seems Poppy came from a fairly manic household with comings and goings, unpredictable young people and lots of noise. Judging by how she may now wince or recoil from hands, it’s very likely she wasn’t handled very kindly.

It’s possible a man treated her harshly, though it is common for nervous dogs to be more afraid of men than of women.[divider type=”white”]

Not sorry to lose her

They asked one of the older children if they were sorry to see her go. The child said, ‘Not really’. (more…)

Marking or Housetraining?

When the couple go out, they usually come back to small amounts of yellow pee in various parts of the kitchen. Recently this had begun to happen at night too. So they had gone back to ‘housetraining’ the little terrier with frequent visits to the garden. Adorable Buddy is now two Read more…

Roaming Free, Now on Lead

Two of these little dogs had been fending for themselves on the streets of Romania. The two girls, black and white Bonnie with little terrier Elma (both on the right) were probably abandoned pets. The lady is an experienced dog owner – particularly with rescue dogs. She took on much Read more…