Category Archives: Positive Dog Training

An Unexpectedly Successful show season

The show season has now finished. It seems to be getting shorter each year. Last year we had one more show to go and Rafa won his second novice. This year wasn’t helped by my knee surgery in April. I … Continue reading

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A STRANGE SHOW SEASON

It is some time since my last posting and quite a lot has happened. This has to be one of the strangest show seasons I have experienced since I started competing. I have entered the usual shows but as the … Continue reading

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The New Boy

I can’t believe that it is already half way through the show season and we are still not competitive. We did get to a couple of shows but for the last month I have been side-lined because my knee recovery … Continue reading

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How we dealt with confidence problems

It is over 2 months since I last posted and the competitive year has now started with a vengeance. Unfortunately Roy, Rafa and I have been temporarily side-lined so our season is going to be starting later than usual – … Continue reading

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Roy and Rafa Positive Winter Training

What a cold icy winter we have had this year. I was so looking forward to going to a favourite show at the end of December but the weather forced its cancellation for a second year running. It seems such … Continue reading

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Positive dog training and choosing the right dog works!

I haven’t updated the blog recently because to be honest there isn’t much happening at this time of year. But just over a week ago I managed to brave the freezing fog and go a fair distance to an obedience … Continue reading

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WELCOME TO MY BLOG

It’s freezing at the moment in my corner of the world – a forest on the Gloucester/South Wales border. We have got off lightly compared with the rest of the UK but breathing freezing air is still unpleasant. So I … Continue reading

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