What Shall We Do?

So, we’ve carved out some time and are switching things up outside of our normal routine. What do we do…

How Long?

Hmm… how long is a piece of string? The answer to this question depends on so many factors. Why we’re…

When to Decompress?

So when should we seek to support our dogs with decompression?  Stress Breaks Sometimes events out of our control can…

Recognising Stress

We’ve looked at the internal changes our dogs experience when they’re stressed but how do we recognise that is happening?…

The Science-y Bit

When a dog’s body is placed under stress, their hormonal system jumps into action to help the body cope.  Increased…

What is Decompression?

A state of relief from pressure: a return to normality after a stressful period or situation. For our dogs it…

Troubleshooting

My dog won’t settle in his bed in this new location  It is important to minimise any stress and anxiety…