Posts Tagged ‘labrador’

Consider Character When Bringing A New Puppy Home

Another article on bringing a new puppy home, this time inspired by Arwen’s reaction to a very usual item of clothing. Find out why a puppy’s character – and yours – will be central to your success.

The Labradoodle – NOT Non-Shedding

This post is so important I’ve put it under 2 categories. It’s about the currently fashionable Labradoodle – a cross between a Labrador and a Poodle. If you think the labradoodle is a non-shedding dog and safe for your allergy, think again!

Labradoodles Are Not Non-Shedding Dogs?

This is a post I have wanted to write for a long time. It’s about the currently fashionable Labradoodle – a cross between a Labrador and a Poodle. If you think the labradoodle is a non-shedding dog and safe for your allergy, think again!

Dog Breed Standards – Use Them Wisely

When you are looking for a pure breed of dog, it’s important to take account of more than just the breed standard held by your Kennel Club. Breed standards are important, but aren’t the full story. In this article I explain why.

Think About Training When Choosing A Dog

Why dog trainability, and your time for training, is a key part of choosing a dog that’s right for you

Choosing A Dog : Why Breed Groups Don’t Work On Their Own

Why breed groups don’t tell you enough on their own for choosing a dog, and a top tip for using breed groups.

Choosing a Dog – Are You A Fair Weather Walker?

Why being a fair weather walker can affect which dog you choose, and why, and some ideas on overcoming the loss of exercise time.

Low Allergy Dogs – Choosing a Cross Breed

What is and isn’t a low allergy cross-breed, and what to consider when choosing one if you’re allergic to dogs