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Improve critical appraisal with this one crazy tip

I spend lots of time training on basic critical appraisal.  I will have run 20 sessions over the past year (I have one more to do this morning before things grind to a halt for Christmas). 323 more words



A lot of what we did at GDA was about control. You establish a pattern with your dog and show him you’re the boss. You let him know that you’re aware of the rules–sit at elevation changes and entrances, no sniffing–and you will enforce them. 335 more words

Working The Dog

Winter Training Plan (PDF)

Hello Westdale,

Please click on the following link for a copy of the Winter Training Plan that you can print off at home: Winter Holiday Training Plan… 36 more words

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Walk the Dog, nicely please!

There’s a great saying in the dog training world, which goes something like this: “In dog training, jerk is a noun not a verb”. In other words, jerk should not be an… 685 more words


Lairg Toddler Group parents are now First Aid aware

On the 4th November 2014, parents from the Lairg Toddler Group were given  the opportunity to attend a child First Aid course organised by Family First coordinator Amanda Wagstaffe, and delivered by… 86 more words


Check out a new running podcast - Here's a few to get started

There’s tons of quality running podcasts out there that are worth listening to. Most of them are weekly and usually include interviews with runners, tips, and inspiration. 149 more words


Why is training so important?

Many companies underestimate the power of training and development within a company. The most common excuses I hear are; “we cannot afford to put our employees through training courses” or “we train them ourselves” after looking at the current training models of these companies, it became apparent that they were not getting the most from their employees. 97 more words