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Why use a padded harness v collar?

Why use a padded harness v collar?
The area around a dogs throat is one of the most vulnerable and overlooked parts of its body.

Can you cycle with your anxious dog?

Can you cycle with your anxious dog?
Travelling with a dog, you make friends wherever you go.

What is the Yellow Dog Project?

What is the Yellow Dog Project?
Walking aa reactive or anxious dog in public is challenging, especially when strangers and dogs walk over to greet your dog. Sometimes avoiding sc...

Dogs can show fear in different ways ALWAYS get consent before you touch or approach a dog

Dogs can show fear in different ways ALWAYS get consent before you touch or approach a dog
Always ask consent from the dog owner and the dog before you touch it.

Mantrailing with an anxious or reactive dog

Mantrailing with an anxious or reactive dog
A dog’s nose dominates its brain, so naturally Mantrailing provides mental, intellectual stimulation for your anxious dog, providing an exceptional workout for the brain, tiring them out without the need for physical exercise. 

Size does matter

Size does matter
I took my son to the playground today. Whilst I was there, there was a woman with a small terrier type which was clearly very reactive to dogs. ...

Why are small dogs more aggressive?

Why are small dogs more aggressive?
I was watching Loose Women yesterday when they announced a news item to discuss, "Are small dogs more aggressive?" The University of Helsinki have ...

Do you need a good quality padded Y harness for your anxious dog?

Do you need a good quality padded Y harness for your anxious dog?
Our Y style harnesses are specifically designed to distribute the weight of the dog evenly over the harness to help reduce pulling & rubbing.

Feeling anxious when walking your dog with the rise in dog thefts

Feeling anxious when walking your dog with the rise in dog thefts
DogLost, a UK charity that helps victims of dog theft, recorded a 170% increase in the crime, from 172 dogs in 2019 to 465 dogs in 2020. Last Mar...

Do you choose a dog trainer or a dog behaviourist?

dog in yellow space awareness harness and yellow keep away lead
With any anxious and reactive dog always recommend getting in touch with a qualified behaviourist. They can talk you through and demonstrate a behavior modification plan using counter conditioning and desensitisation.

Anxiety in you and your dog amid the coronavirus

Anxiety in you and your dog amid the coronavirus
There's much to be anxious and stressed about amid the coronavirus crisis and it may be harder than usual to get a good night's sleep. Spending mo...

My experience with my own anxious dog, Bella

My experience with my own anxious dog, Bella
I have had dogs all my life and got a beautiful puppy in 2012, a Cocker Spaniel called Bella . I was so proud to take her to the vets for puppy soc...