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What Is Positive Reinforcement?
Positive reinforcement training is an important and powerful skill. Find out more about this useful training technique, how to use it & the do's and don'ts.
How to Help Dogs Get Over Separation Anxiety
Teaching your dog to be alone for short periods of time and that you will return is very important. Find out how how to get your dogs over separation anxiety.
Getting Puppies Used To The Car
Unfortunately car travel for some can be really difficult, as dogs can develop phobias or even true car sickness. So how do you keep your dog happy in the car?
Introducing Puppies To Cats
Getting a puppy is a really exciting time, but not all the family may share your enthusiasm! Read our expert advice for some hints and tips.
Appropriate Exercise For Your Puppy
While young puppies can’t do the levels of exercise they can as adults, building their exercise steadily will help keep them healthy! Click here to read.
Safe Play And Handling Puppies
Playing with your puppy can be fun, but it is important to ensure it does not get dangerous or out of hand. Find out how to properly play with your puppy here.
The Puppy Socialisation Period
Learning about the puppy socialisation period can help them to adapt well to new situations. Find out more with pet health advice from Vets4Pets.
Avoiding Puppy Biting
Everyone wants to be part of the fun when a new puppy is around, but puppy biting can be a problem. Find out how to avoid puppy biting with our online guide.
Crate Training Your Puppy
Crate training allows you to teach your dog valuable lessons, including toilet and sleep training. Find out more about crate training with our expert advice.
House Training Your Puppy
Toilet training is one of the first things you should teach your puppy. Discover our handy tips for how to potty train your pup before they arrive home here.
Teaching Your Puppy To Sit
Learn how to train your puppy to sit down when you command through our tips such as using treats and praise to reinforce good behaviour.
Lead Training Your Puppy
Teaching your dog how to behave on the lead will make this safe for you both, and certainly more enjoyable! Read more here.
Letting your dog off the lead when it’s safe to do so can be great fun, but not if you struggle to get them back! Learn reliable recall training tips today.
If you already have a dog, you may be concerned that they won’t share the joy of your new arrival. Find out how to introduce your dogs the right way.
Dog Body Language
The most confusing part of understanding your dog's body language is how much it differs from our own. Find out how to understand your dog with Vets4Pets.
Teaching Your Puppy To Lie Down
Basic training is important for all pups, and ‘lie down’ is a common one to get you started. Read our expert advice for some hints and tips.
Teaching Your Puppy To Stay
Learn how to teach your puppy to stay in one place on command while you move away by using treats, praise and repetition to reinforce its good behaviour.