Dog training: set up for success!

Dog training is a very controversial topic. Dog owners, dog lovers, and professional dog trainers alike, all have different opinions. If one were to put two dog owners in a room, you can be certain that there’s one major factor of the aspect of dog training they cannot agree upon. During my master’s dissertation, I interviewed twelve established and well-known Dutch dog trainers. It quickly became clear, that there are various ways to successfully teach a dog one specific behavior. Similarly, there is an array of solutions to one unwanted behavior and numerous ways to deal with difficult situations. There were…

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4 important tricks to teach your puppy

Four weeks ago, we added a puppy to our family. Venus was eight weeks old when she joined us, and has changed a lot both in looks and behavior. Until twelve weeks of age, everything that a pup goes through has a massive impact. During this period it is hence important to teach general behaviors, but it’s also a great time to work on basic commands! Our puppy Venus has learned a few tricks over the past few weeks, and we thought we’d explain how she did so! Choose a reward Before you start training your puppy, it’s important to…

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How to prepare for the arrival of a puppy

This weekend we welcomed a new member to our family, a puppy named Venus! Some of you have probably already seen her on Instagram and Facebook, and it’s clear that just like us, you have fallen in love! We had been wanting to add a second dog to the family for quite a while now. We’re so excited to have finally gotten the opportunity to add a new member to our adventure team!  Venus is a staffordshire bull terrier just like Mojo. She’s a real sporting dog, and has such a high amount of energy! We can’t wait to raise…

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