New Puppy! Now What?

When you first get your Puppy, lots of things are new to you and your new arrival, a good, clear guidebook will get you off on the right track.

This fantastic guidebook written by certified professional dog trainer Carla O'Donnell helps you with much of the basic early training and socialisation needed to teach your pup how to live happily in our human world (and it can be a very confusing world for pups).

Techniques are based on respect, clear communication and generous rewards that all work together to create a mutually enjoyable way to live with and enjoy dogs, whatever your goals. Training with easy to implement instructions and further suggestions.

Topics covered include, Socialising your Pup, Early Training, House Training, Teaching not to Bite, Preventing Stealing and Food Guarding, Digging and Jumping Up, Diet and Behaviour, and Building Confidence.

This is a great introduction to training and a great assistance to those needing up to the minute, effective training information for a new arrival in the home.

Author: Carla O'Donnell

Publication Year:2021

Page Count:188

Publisher: GRCWA Inc.

Stop Pulling! Teach Your Dog To Walk On A Loose Lead

Has walking your dog become a nightmare? Does it resemble a game of tug of war? Are you desperate for answers? 

In just a few days, you can transform your lead walking frustrations into a serene walk in the park. Loose lead walking is the bane of many owner’s experiences with their dog. It’s frustrating and can even be dangerous. It is such a serious problem, causing many owners to give up and relinquish their dogs to shelters. 

The reason that owners struggle is because loose lead walking is not a simple behavior, nor is it a single one. There is a dynamic of multiple behaviors going on, and those need to be understood and practiced before the dog will willingly walk on a loose leash. 

In Stop Pulling! Teach Your Dog To Walk On A Loose Lead  you will learn a quick and easy method to train any age, size or breed of dog to walk calmly and quietly on a loose lead, walking will become more relaxed, reducing stress for dog and owner.

Author: Carla O'Donnell

Publication Year:2020

Page Count:16

Publisher: GRCWA Inc.

Golden Paw Print Collection - Training Resource Vol 1

This collection of training and behaviour articles taken straight out of the Golden Retriever Club of WA's Golden PawPrint Magazine is intended primarily as a guide to dog training and behaviour. Consequently, it contains hints for socialisation, training and behavior modification as well as tips for teaching basic manners. Whether you have a newly adopted dog, a brand new pup, a challenging adolescent dog, or any age dog with behavior problems, Golden Paw Print Collection - Training Resources Vol 1 can be helpful.

Subjects covered in this book range from puppy training and socialisation to adult dog training and behavioural problems including how to diagnose problem behaviours, training and management strategies. Both new and seasoned dog owners will benefit from the articles.

Author:Carla O'Donnell

Publication Year:2019

Page Count:144

Publisher:GRCWA Inc.

Snuffle Mat

What is a Snuffle Mat ?
A Snuffle Mat is a rubber mat with soft colourful fleece tied through it making a super soft fleecy mat

Why use a Snuffle Mat ?
Puppies and Dogs of all ages love to sniff and hunt little pieces of food out so by putting your dogs dry
food in all the folds of the mat you are allowing your dog to do what comes naturally and they love it.

How do I use my Snuffle Mat ?
Simply sprinkle your dogs dry food into the folds of the mat and let them hunt and sniff it out, it will slow down meal times and entertain your dog at the same time.

Can I use treats in the mat ?
Yes but ideally they should be dry treats

How do I clean my Snuffle Mat ?
Simply shake it out after use to make sure your dog didn't leave
any pieces of food for the ants

How big are the mats ?
A Full Snuffle Mat measures approx. 30 cm x 30 cm

Order Yours Here - Your dog will love it  

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