TWOTD Blog Articles
At Christmas we bring a whole host of potential dangers and poisons into our homes. Keep your dog safe this Christmas by reading our guide to some of the festive risks.read more
Taking time to train your dog has numerous benefits that can be incredibly stimulating and enjoyable for all involved.read more
Until recently The Way of the Dog Ltd has not considered dog friendly hotels to be a destination of choice. However, a recent visit to Ox Pasture Hall Country House Hotel proved to be a delightful experience and one that we shall repeat.read more
Following on with the Enlisting a Trainer theme the million dollar question is the one that seeks to identify and define what a qualified dog trainer is?read more
You will hear the word ‘socialisation’ often spoken by dog owners, enthusiasts, and professionals alike, but what does it really mean?read more
It takes only a matter of minutes for you to lose your loving companion when left in the oven that could be your car! The sun is out and it is beautiful, but the sun beating down on a parked vehicle with a dog trapped inside is likely to end in a horrendous death.read more
In this blog we will focus on one-to-one training versus group training. Both possess strengths and weaknesses; however at The Way of the Dog we feel that they are both very different approaches to training.read more
Like many of today’s skills and services there are those that are enthusiasts, amateurs, or professionals, capable of offering different levels of service and proficiency. To support you in identifying who-is-who The Way of the Dog will run a series of blogs to help you make informed choices about enlisting the services of reputable dog trainers.read more
During the month of February The Way of the Dog Ltd visited AIM Education, Stanningley, Leeds, to teach young people about responsible dog ownership and the impact that status dogs are having on our communities.read more
Each Christmas we are reminded of the fact that “A dog is for life, and not just for Christmas.” The slogan was created in 1978 by Clarissa Baldwin and is still very much relevant some 37 years on. “The longstanding campaign aims to raise awareness of the...read more
When selecting a trainer or training provider do your homework, check credentials and ask questions, and always ensure that you are enlisting the services of a professionally trained expert.read more
Animal cruelty exists, dogs are being bred in horrendous conditions with disturbing consequences, financial gain often being the motivation.read more
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