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Safe On-Lead Walking

We all want to walk our dogs at some time, if not every day, at least every few days to get them out and about and also to get some exercise for yourself!

To walk your dog safely, there are some basic things to keep in mind in order to have an enjoyable walk with your dog(s) and when meeting and greeting with your dog.

Dogs can get what’s called lead ‘frustration’ very easily and what that means is they can get into a behaviour whereby they will be pulling, lunging, whimpering and basically just not listening to you when on lead if they see another dog, child or something that stimulates them and catches their attention.

You should always have your dog on-lead when out and about – this is particularly important as not only is it required by our laws here in Queensland, but for the safety … Click here to read more….