The Labrador is one of the nation’s favourite dog breeds, and often ranked as the most popular breed of all. You’ll spot plenty of Labradors out and about, and you won’t be able to resist their lovable charm. Want to know more about Labradors and their history? Read on to find out all about their […]
It’s hard to make the grade as a guide dog. Indeed, the success rate is surprisingly low and that means charities could be spending more money than they need to on their training programmes. If they could predict more accurately which dogs will be successful, they could certainly save a fortune. If training programmes had […]
You are likely to come across an assistance dog at some point. Any dog that is inside an area that doesn’t usually allow dogs such as a shopping centre or hospital is likely to be an assistance dog. It’s important to know how to behave around an assistance dog and not distract them from their […]
The star of Made In Chelsea is helping Guide Dogs for the Blind find more homes for adorable guide dog puppies. Guide dogs can make a huge difference to people’s lives, helping them through daily life and being a trusty companion. The journey to becoming a guide dog starts as soon as puppies are born.
Want to know more about the different types of working dog? Working dogs can have very important jobs and provide a helping hand to humans. They are specifically chosen because they have desirable traits for a specific role. Pet dog breeds are carefully bred to have the right characteristics, and working dogs are no exception. […]