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Help your dog cope in the season of Fantasy, Fireworks & Fear!

From trick-or-treating and pumpkin carving to the colourful kaleidoscope of fireworks that light up the sky on Bonfire Day, autumn is truly a festive time of year. Such traditions help us cope with the incoming cold weather and shorter days.  They also prepare us for the Christmas season around the corner. Although everything feels very […]

Find a new ‘leash’ on love with a new career this Valentine’s Day

Find a new ‘leash’ on love with a new career this Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and many of us are busy planning the perfect surprise for the people — and pooches — we love most. But whether your valentines are human or hound (or both, or neither), don’t forget to […]

Why redundancy is good and can change your life forever

As the decade comes to a close, it’s only natural to reflect on where we’ve been and where we’re going. The Industrial Revolution of the 20th century brought with it countless inventions that made life easier. The Information Age of the 21st century followed as technology and digital media rapidly transformed society and connected the […]

Don’t let your dreams go dormant this winter

Don’t let your dreams go dormant this winter — find your freedom working with dogs Picture it: you’ve settled down on the couch beside your precious pup after an exhausting day spent commuting and working. It dawns on you that another new year is fast approaching. You’ve set ambitious goals to improve your health and […]

Empty Nest – Now What? Discover a new career working with dogs.

Although adjusting to any major life change comes with its challenges, the empty nest phase is truly a liberating time of life. Parents are tasked with one of the most selfless jobs, putting their children’s needs ahead of their own for upwards of twenty years to prepare them for a successful life out in the […]

Trading in that daily commute for a dog’s day out might help you live longer

As you settle into the new year, you may find yourself feeling stuck. Whether you’re working a job that makes you miserable or you’re losing the willpower to meet all those lofty goals you set on New Year’s Day, maybe the “new” year doesn’t feel like the fresh start you’ve been craving. For many of […]

Taking the Lead to a New Future

There’s a moment, small and magical, that happens every time someone reaches for a dog’s lead. Alongside the burst of fresh air, comes a surge of serotonin, a sense of uplift, a perception of positivity. And it’s not the dog’s feelings we’re talking about here. The health benefits of dog walking, both mental and physical, […]