How to train your dog in basic ‘life’ skills – and why it’s important

Every year at Crufts, the UK’s largest dog show, canines, and their people can participate in all manner of exciting competitions. Whether heelwork-to-music (essentially dancing with dogs) or obedience, or the high-speed relay races of flyball, it can be a marvelous feast of fun for performance dogs. Of course, the reality is that most companion … Read more

Armagh man Gareth and terrier Jimmy aiming to be top dog in BBC show – Armagh I

Gareth Smyth and Kerry Blue Jimmy feature in True North Top Dog, Tuesday 19 April at 10.35pm on BBC One Northern Ireland Armagh man Gareth Smyth bought his Kerry Blue Terrier Jimmy as a family pet. But next week, they are set to make their television debut as they prepare to take part in a … Read more