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Best Puppy Preschool Training Review: 7 Pros/Cons to Know

Puppy PreSchool can be a valuable training aid for new puppy owners. The best trainers encourage socialisation while building life skills through positive training. The worst trainers can traumatise young puppies by facilitating uncontrolled off-leash play that leads to the rehearsal of over-excitement, barking, biting etc. At best these poorly run puppy preschools will train your dog to value interacting with other dogs more than engaging with you. This is a recipe for disaster behaviour down the track! Learn how to find the best puppy preschool near you.

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How to Calm a Dog in 10 Easy Steps

It can be extremely stressful dealing with an anxious, hyper or stressed dog. If behaviours like panting, whining, barking, chewing, pacing, spinning, jumping up, reactivity, pulling and biting sound familiar. Read this training guide to calm down your dog today.

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How Is a Dog Breed Created?

This article explores how a new dog breed is created. The process requires an understanding of complex canine genetics and selective breeding. Only by adhering to these steps can breeders ensure that only the best traits are passed on to the new breed.

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10 Best Homemade Dog Training Treats Expert Trainer Tips

The best dog training treats can often be made from ingredients that are already lurking in your fridge and pantry. Whether you are tired of store-bought, bland biscuits and allergen-laden dog treats or simply want a healthy and drool-worthy experience for your furry pal, you have come to the right place. In this dog-training treats recipe guide, we are dishing out 10 lip-smacking and healthy homemade dog-training treat recipes that will have your four-legged friend doing anything you want! These treats are sure to take your pup’s training sessions to a whole new level.

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Buying a Puppy – Doodle (Oodle) Guide

Buying a puppy can be a daunting experience. We explain what to look for when buying a Doodle (poodle mix breed) puppy from shedding, temperament, ethical breeders, exercise requirements, grooming, feeding, training, behaviour and more.

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10 Best Dog Breeds – Australia Loves These Canine Companions! (2023 Guide)

If you’re looking to add a puppy to your family, you’ll want to know the best dog breeds! We analysed popular search engine results and related data to identify the most sought-after and beloved dog breeds in Australia and around the world.

From loyal companions to energetic playmates, this guide includes a list of the top 10 dog breeds that have captured the hearts of Australians.

Our list of best dog breeds includes pedigree breeds as well as some cross-bred dogs, and there are a few surprise entries as well!

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Hi! I’m Tres! I’m passionate about dog behaviour and training. My dog training methods are effective for all breeds and goals. I have trained dogs for protection, obedience, manners, loose leash walking, crate training and have solved common behaviour problems such as reactivity, barking, separation anxiety and more. Let’s connect, sign up to my free newsletter (above) for helpful tips and upcoming training events.
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