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UK DOG Behaviour & Training Charter

INTOdogs is proud to be a founding member organisation of the UK Dog Behaviour & Training Charter. Signatories to the Charter have agreed on a set of minimum standards of animal welfare, professional conduct, and ensure that practitioners only use the most up to date and humane methodologies and tools.  Full, accredited Behaviour & Trainer…
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October 26, 2020 0
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Taking Free Work Concepts onto Walks

ACE free work is a fantastic concept developed by Sarah Fisher, as part of Animal Centred Education (ACE). Sarah describes free work as being “designed by dogs, for dogs” which I love. Free work often involves the dog exploring a range of different textures, surfaces, angles and heights, and being offered a variety of different…
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June 9, 2021 0

INTOFocus – Claire Lush of Dog Matters

Dale McLelland, Trustee INTODogs, interviews Claire Lush Dogs and their roles in helping humans We are all familiar with seeing Guide Dogs supporting their humans but assistance dogs come in many forms.  It is well recognised that assistance dogs and dogs in therapy can provide humans with greater independence, self-esteem, confidence and safety but it…
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May 5, 2021 0

Both sides of the fence – barking at passing dogs through fences/gates

By Sally Lewis In many areas, it is not uncommon for dogs to run up and down fences in their gardens, barking at dogs or people that are going past. You may live with a barker, you may live with a dog that gets barked at, or both! The garden side of the fence –…
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April 11, 2021 0

INTOFocus – Mark Bridger-Pescott of Bone Canis

Dale McLelland, Trustee INTODogs, interviews Mark Bridger-Pescott of Bone Canis.


March 23, 2021 0

INTOFocus – Lisa Hird, Vice Chair of INTODogs

Dale McLelland, Trustee INTODogs, interviews
Lisa Hird, Vice Chair of INTODogs and Joint Principal of the ISCP


March 23, 2021 0

Partnership Working

No one in the dog industry works in isolation, we all need to work in concert with the guardians of dogs, Vet nurses, Vets and other professionals, in fact when we do plan and act together, we can achieve better outcomes for the dogs that we are called in to help. Partnership working can be…
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January 23, 2020 0

INTORescue

INTODogs are pleased to announce our sister organisation INTORescue is now OPEN. INTORescue has been created to provide animal rescue workers and supporters a supportive community, with compassion at its heart.


October 22, 2019 0

Story of Kratu and Tess

I am constantly amazed at the journey with my dog Kratu. 5 years ago he came into my life rescued from terrible circumstances and facing a life of starvation and violence.. luckily he was taken a few weeks to safety and into foster with a friend. I started training him via WhatsApp watching videos daily and telling my friend what to do with him. He also had messages and songs from me. When he arrived at 4 months he knew my voice. we had an instant bond


March 3, 2019 0