Tag: dog

Solving problem puppy behaviours

Puppies are at their most impressionable between 8-14 weeks old. The keys to success are supervision, consistency, patience and praise – ideally you’ll be with your puppy so you can have heaps of fun, and recognise and fix problem behaviours early. Always positively reinforce good behaviour, but never punish your puppy for getting it wrong. …

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Summer Safety Tips for Your Pet

Most of us look forward to summer, with longer days and more time to hang out with our pets. But summer is prime time for pets to get heatstroke, become dehydrated, and pestered by mosquitos, fleas and ticks. Be ready for when temperatures go through the roof – make sure your pet’s parasite medications are …

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