April 14, 2020

Potential separation anxiety risk. Post COVID-19

On the back of the wonderful articles and ideas from dog training expert Brydie Charlesworth from the Dog Education Centre; We’re excited to introduce Mr. John Harkin; director of AUSDOG considered one of Australia’s leading canine behaviour specialist.  John has over 30 years experience in dog behaviour working across a broad spectrum of the canine […]

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March 23, 2020

French Bulldog: The Frenchie an ideal work from home companion

As our working lives are being tipped upside down, many of us now find ourselves working from home, who knows how long this new norm will last, but for now its reality and no matter your job you need to stay in reality. Working from home is a discipline, for those who have done it […]

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March 19, 2020

COVID-19 What does it mean for our pets?

COVID-19 you all know its effects and what it’s doing to the health and movements of the human population.  Aside from the unfortunate illness and deaths we are seeing around the globe, it is also creating panic. Social media is awash with saddening images and videos of our fellowman behaving in unprecedented, and one must […]

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March 18, 2020

The dog whisperer part six: Is your dog pulling on the lead?

Learn all about dog education and dog behaviour. Subject Matter Expert Brydie Charlesworth; Director DOG EDUCATION CENTRE In life there is a thing called opposition reflex. It’s a natural reflex to resist pressure. If I push you, you will automatically lean into this pressure to steady yourself. If I pull on your arm, you will pull […]

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March 16, 2020

Lovingly crafted – Air dried for pets & the planet

balanced LiFE;  Lovingly Crafted We power our air-dried kitchen with the largest thermal solar cell in the southern hemisphere to maximise the nutritional value for your dog whilst supporting the environment. Our extensive range of treats and chews are made right here in country NSW.  Our thermal solar cell creates the most pristine natural drying […]

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March 15, 2020

Dalmatian – Everybody knows what a Dalmatian looks like

Two things pop right out when we talk about the Dalmatian.  The smash hit movie; 101 Dalmatians, originally released way back in 1961 and released again with a new cast in 1996 that grossed over USA$320Million at the box office. Secondly, the special place the dog has in the life of fire stations particularly in […]

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March 11, 2020

The dog whisperer part five: Crate training your dog?

Learn all about dog education and dog behaviour. Subject Matter Expert Brydie Charlesworth; Director DOG EDUCATION CENTRE Is crate training a good thing to do? By now, you’ve probably heard of crate training. We talked about it in last week’s article “A new puppy’s first night” There are lots of arguments for and against the practice. […]

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