Scottish Terrier Breed

Scottish Terrier Breed

The Scottish terrier breed is a popular terrier breed that originated in the highlands of Scotland. They are one of the five Scottish breeds – the others being West Highland Terrier, Dandie Dinmont terriers, Skye terriers and Cairn Terriers. They are informally known as ‘Scotties’ or ‘Scottie Dogs’.  Today’s article is all about Scottish Terriers … Read more

Warm Noses on Dogs

warm noses on dogs

Dogs have noses just like us. But, there are some differences between dog’s noses and human’s noses. For example, dogs can smell things much better than humans can! Also, when a dog smells something it doesn’t smell the same way that we do! Dogs noses can sometimes be dry, sometimes be wet, sometimes be hot … Read more

Scrumbles Dog Treats Review

Scrumbles Dog treats review

Today, Blakey boy was very excited because his box of treats arrived from Scrumbles. He knew it was for him – the doggy packing tape gave it away, but more importantly he could smell those tasty Scrumbles dog treats! Why Scrumbles? So, why did we want to try Scrumbles for Blake? Scrumbles are an ethically … Read more

Pill Pockets for Dogs

Pill Pockets for Dogs

Have you ever tried to give your dog his tablet and he will just eat around it or spit it out. That is exactly what Blake did when I tried to give him his worming tablet! Then we discovered this amazing invention – pill pockets for dogs. What are Pill Pockets for Dogs? Pill Pockets … Read more

Introducing the Plummer Terrier

Introducing the Plummer Terrier

A small terrier type, the Plummer terrier is also known as the Pocket Terrier (which may be a more accurate description of this plucky dog). The Plummer comes in two varieties – smooth coat and rough coat, although the smooth is the classic Plummer and the most popular of the two. Both types are quite … Read more

Top 10 Fish Dog Treats

Top 10 Fish Dog Treats

Blake is absolutely loving fish dog treats at the moment – he has recently tried some salmon training treats and they were an absolute hit! We’ve scoured the market and put together this blog on the top 10 fish dog treats. The Best Fish Dog treats to buy online #10 Sprats for dogs Ever heard … Read more

Introducing the Border Terrier

Introducing the Border Terrier

The Border Terrier is a working terrier of Scotch origin, developed in the Anglo-Scottish border country. The term “border” refers to both the geographic area and its inhabitants (the Scottish Borders). It is a rough-coated breed with a wedge-shaped head, powerful jaws and a tail that curls over the back or side. They are energetic … Read more

Dog Barn St Helens

Dog Barn St Helens

The Dog Barn St Helens is a great place to take your dog for training, socialisation and shopping for his favourite things! They offer special services and dog friendly events including: Training and agility Grooming Exercise area Dog Shop Events that they run e.g. canine swimming, pack walks I’ll tell you all about their events … Read more

Using a Marker Word for Dog Training

Using a Marker Word for Dog Training

Many dog trainers who teach positive reinforcement dog training techniques (the school of thought that I agree with) suggest using either clicker training or a marker word. With a marker word dog training can become easier and the dog can become reassured and trust you. But what is a marker word in dog training and … Read more

Is the Border Terrier Hypoallergenic?

Is the Border Terrier Hypoallergenic

The border terrier is a breed of small dog that originated in the United Kingdom. As I’,m a terrier fan, I often get asked ‘Is the Border Terrier Hypoallergenic?’ They are classified as one of the most popular terriers and they may be considered to be hypoallergenic due to their low-shedding coat, but there is … Read more