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Pain or Behaviourial - What’s Wrong with Coco?

-So once again myself and Coco have been a bit AWOL. We’ve recently encountered a new problem that literally came out of nowhere!

After our recent trip to the beach, I ended up giving Coco the following week off because I wasn’t well. 1,087 more words


Behaviour battles, getting Hannah to eat healthier food, and back to nursery.

Good job I’m shaving my head at the end of the month, as I’ve been very close to tearing it out.

Hannah has seriously tested my patience this past week, it’s like a switch has been flipped, she falls to the floor on purpose, sometimes banging her head, thankfully not hard enough to do any damage, but on occasion she has done it harder than she probably intended to.  482 more words

Everyday Life

The Gift of a Growl

‘He growled at me the other day!’

This is something I hear commonly from clients. It is always uttered with a tone of shocked and offended indignance which would lead you to believe… 575 more words

Dog Training

Teenage Dog Problems

I recently asked my local pet parent community to help me with some market research on dog behaviour and training.

My aim was to get to know more about dog behaviour and training needs in my local community 872 more words

Dog Behaviour

Am I ruining my Kids?

“Am I ruining my kids?” I think to myself as I’m scrolling down Facebook and see a post from an awesome and deservedly proud Mommy that I know. 1,025 more words


On being relinquished (part 2)

Continued from Part one

So why didn’t I make the connection between relinquishment and my difficulties before? And why isn’t this uncommon amongst adoptees?
Why even up to 18 months ago was my genuine experience that this was a non topic. 1,899 more words


On being relinquished (part one)

The truth is that up to 18 months ago, if you'd asked me about adoption I would have said (and felt) that it was a fairly inconsequential extra to my life story. 1,120 more words