Tails of a rescue dog!

    Introducing Flacco, my latest rescue dog! In the coming months I will be posting about how I am training and rehabilitating him. Keep an eye out for useful tips and funny stories! Last year, my wife Jennifer and I sadly lost our dog Naiche, who I’d...

A Dog Trainer’s Tail

  A Dog Trainers Tail by Jamie Muir                                                                           Click here for my 1-1 Dog Training Consultations   People (especially clients), often ask me what got me into dog training in the first place....

Dog Treats: Bribe or Reward?

  Dog Treats: Bribe or Reward? Many people are against using treats in dog training as they think of it as a bribe, or fear that their dog will only do something when they have a treat. This can be the case, and often is, when treats are used incorrectly. Used...

How to choose the best food for your dog

  A few facts you should know when choosing a dog food: Avoid products which contain ‘derivatives’ of meat, just ‘meat’ or ‘animal fat’ or any general terms like this. You simply don’t know what animal by-products you are buying. ‘Meal’ is fine as long as it is...