Walking in the woods with your dog

Walking in the woods with our dogs is one of our favourite activities. It provides physical exercise and a huge stimulation from different kinds of smells to your dog. It also provides one of the best bonding quality time with your dog. During these walks, the ideal would be that your dog could be free in the woods.…

Is your dog scared of cars and children passing by?

We received our rescued dog Lukas when he was 8 months old. We then realized he was scared of cars and children passing by. Each time we walked Lukas on a main street with lots of traffic, Lukas would shows signs of fear. The same happened when Lukas passed near children at a school, special…

Camping with your dog

As hiking lovers we thought of introducing our rescued dog Lukas to camping in the wild. Camping with your dog needs some thinking and planning. Your dog needs also previous training of the following cues for security reasons, training which you can see from our previous blog posts: recall – come stay sit leave it…

How to train your dog to “give paw”?

Initially we thought the “give paw” cue had no big usefulness. However, we changed our mind when we realized our rescued dog Lukas did not like we touched his paws. This blog post is about the “give paw” training importance, how to do this training with several stages and videos as demonstration. Here are the reasons…

Introducing your dog to agility

We realized that our rescued dog Lukas seemed to enjoy agility. This happened because each time we went into the dog park, he would enjoy going up and down the platform. We also noted that he enjoyed chasing and jumping high to reach thrown toys. So then we thought, let’s see if he likes agility. For this…