Entries by LWDadmin


Separation Anxiety

Hello all you dog owners.  Some of you know me as a trainer but I also work as a pet behaviour therapist and it has occurred to me that after we have spent many weeks with our dogs, when eventually we get back to our normal routines: going shopping, work,  cinema, school runs etc. our […]



A DOG’S NEEDS Name three of a dog’s needs 1. food 2. water 3. love and affection – but not too much HEALTH How do you know if your dog is ill?  True/False 4.  Your normally active dog becomes lethargic True 5.  Your dog vomits and/or coughs a lot True 6.   Your dog has muddy […]



Suitcases packed, kids packed off to grandparents and Trixie’s overnight bag all ready for when the dog sitter came to collect her. Andrew and I were heading for a weekend break to Rome. Unfortunately, it did not quite go to plan. Half an hour after Trixie (our golden mini labradoodle) had been picked up by […]

Puppy Foundation Award Passes

Congratulation to the following puppies & handlers who received the Puppy Foundation Award, this evening at ECDTC Simon & Stanley (Jack Russell-x -Patterdale) John & Willow – Border Collie Alison & Luna – Labrador Helen & Jaxson Tom & Max – Labrador Litia & Milo – Border Collie Angela & Darcey – Cockapoo Jeff & […]



 Homelessness is a growing problem in the UK and an increasing number of homeless people have dogs. The bond between many homeless people and their dogs is profound and the health and wellbeing of their canine companions is often a major priority for their owners. Life on the streets makes it difficult to the access […]


*|MC:SUBJECT|* *|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* ECDTC CLUB APRIL 2017 ABOUT THE CHARITY Dogs for Good provides three services – Assistance Dog: training assistance dogs to support adults and children with physical disabilities and children with autism; Family Dog: providing advice and support to people on how their pet dog can benefit their whole family; Community Dog:  training activity […]