Behaviour

Why won’t my spaniel recall back to me?

Why won’t my spaniel recall back to me?

Hands up if you’ve shamelessly chased your spaniel or spaniel mix around a park, field or through the streets just trying to get them to come home with you. Maybe you’ve watched other dog owners calmly let their dog run around freely, whilst you keep your spaniel or...

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Why does my Spaniel go wacky for walkies?

Why does my Spaniel go wacky for walkies?

We all love long walks, don’t we? For many of us, that's why we picked the Spaniel breed, we had dreams of enjoying walks around the countryside, your spaniel running free off lead whilst regularly choosing to come back to you. The sun is shining, the birds are...

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Why does my Spaniel go crazy for birds?

Why does my Spaniel go crazy for birds?

Do you feel nervous every time you go on a walk that a bird or squirrel is going to fly or scuttle past and your Spaniel will go nuts!? (pun very much intended)  Maybe your Spaniel suddenly turns into a patrol dog and runs to the window every time they hear a...

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What are your new year training goals for 2022?

What are your new year training goals for 2022?

Can you believe it’s 2022? I feel like I’ve just blinked and suddenly 2021 is over and we’re in a brand new year! I’m not really a huge fan of new year's resolutions, but what I really like to think about are goals for the year ahead. Over Christmas my inbox was...

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Why does my Spaniel drag me around on walks?

Why does my Spaniel drag me around on walks?

Raise your hand if your Spaniel or Spaniel mix pulls on the lead when you’re out and about? Nod along if you have been dragged from one end of the park to another by your Spaniel’s eager nose? Perhaps you’re sick of your shoulder aching from what you wish was a nice...

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