Long Lines


How to safely use a long line If you train with us we may well recommend using a long line with your dog. These are basically a very long lead (5, 10 or even all the way up to 25 meters long). They don’t have a handle loop on the end and just

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Christmas dog training vouchers!


Christmas Dog Training Vouchers! With Christmas nearly with us you might still need to get a present or two! For the dog lover in your life think about getting them Christmas dog training vouchers! Our vouchers are redeemable on any of our training (1-2-1, group classes, seminars or behaviour consults). Whether it is a present for

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Why use treats in training?


Why use treats in training? People regularly ask us why do we use treats in training? Many people worry about the calorific intake through using treats. Others worry that it is the same as “bribing” dogs and so are reluctant. This blog aims to take you through the reasons for and against using treats in training!

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Paddocks For Paws


Paddocks For Paws Last week we went to try out Staffordshire Moorlands newest dog business - Paddocks for Paws! Only a short 10 minute drive from our Training Academy in Whiston is a brand new secure dog field! They have a three acre field, fully enclosed with 6ft fencing throughout. Private hire is available throughout the

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Winter Walks


Winter Walks This time of year can be beautiful but winter walks can be difficult for many dog guardians. When the nights draw in and the weather gets cold on winter walks it’s easy to reminisce about summer strolls!   Safety Dark nights mean reduce visibility. This means you need to take extra safety precautions for

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Are tennis balls bad for dogs?


Are tennis balls bad for dogs?! So this blog questions “are tennis balls bad for dogs?!”to  which the short answer is "no"; but there are some major downsides.  Here I am to give you the pros and cons, and some other solutions to using tennis balls with your dog! Health So firstly there’s the health concerns,

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Pyramid Pan Treats


Pyramid Pan Treats As it was Cornelius’s second birthday recently we thought we’d do a batch of Pyramid Pan Treats to celebrate with him! These are super easy to make so we wanted to share it with all of you to make for your hounds too! Our recipe below did FOUR Pyramid Pans of treats –

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