resource guarding dogs
Any behaviour that discourages another from taking, getting too close or sharing an object or valued area. Sometimes called possessive aggression. What is resource guarding? Resource guarding is when a dog exhibits behaviours like a look, head turn, slight baring of the teeth, growling, air […]
Dog behaviour training
Pain is essential as it helps protect the body from harm, but it can also be challenging to identify in dogs. Understanding pain in dogs and getting veterinary referrals are important in behaviour modification. Pain is an uncomfortable […]
dog owners new year resolutions
Do you often set resolutions in the New Year for yourself? Well, have you thought about doing some for your dog!  Looking out for them and their well-being goes hand in hand with our own. A happy dog has […]
Puppy training

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Puppy training guide – Are you bringing home a new puppy? Puppy training starts on day one!   People’s biggest mistake when getting a puppy is allowing the puppy to learn bad habits. Here are a few tips on how […]
Puppy training, New Puppy, The Confident K9

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We are excited to welcome our working line German Shepherd puppy  Having been looking for a long time, we finally found a breeder we were happy with and who had dogs we liked. Why did we want to […]
Dog behaviourist
You don’t have to rehome or euthanize your dog. They were there for YOU last year, so be there for THEM now.  As a dog behaviour expert and, I am now seeing more and more cases of anxious […]
Training a cockerpoo puppy

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Puppy Training Tips Although we might be a little biased, dog ownership is one of the most rewarding things in the world. But owning a puppy comes with responsibility, and some initial work, to help teach the puppy […]
Dog training

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Have you got a new puppy? If so, here’s some great news – Puppy Hour is returning to Pets Corner Kidderminster on Saturday mornings from 09:30-10:30. The Confident K9 will be there tomorrow morning to answer and training […]
Agility

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At our group puppy training sessions, we teach owners many important skills to get their pups off to the best start and how to prevent unwanted bad behaviours. Prevention rather than correction is always my best advice! Getting […]
Puppy training

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Bringing a puppy home and how to survive the first 24 hours! Being excited and also a little nervous about bringing your puppy home is a totally normal feeling. Have you got everything? Have you got the right […]