Pickle the deaf puppy finds new home after learning sign language

Pickle the deaf puppy finds new home after learning sign language

Kimberley Simpson taught him to respond to hand signals (Picture: SWNS) Pickle in his new home in Devon with owner Cathie Dyne (Picture: Getty)He was soon ready for adoption and has now found a loving home with new owners Cathie and Graham Dyne in rural Devon, just in time for Christmas.

Name this hero dog! Meet the canines helping those who serve

Name this hero dog! Meet the canines helping those who serve

And Semper-Fi is asking TODAY fans to help name their next dog in training.If Semper-Fi's next dog in training is like those who came before, he could make all the difference in the life of a veteran.

Lonely dog has spent nearly all her life in kennels – can you give her a home?

Lonely dog has spent nearly all her life in kennels – can you give her a home?

Sue is described as sweet and affectionate, but needs an experienced, patient owner (Picture: Bath Cats & Dogs Home / SWNS)‘She is an affectionate girl, that loves a cuddle on the sofa just as much as she loves playing with her toys.

You be the judge: my housemate’s dog is disruptive. Who should move out?

You be the judge: my housemate’s dog is disruptive. Who should move out?

I told Joshua that something needed to change: implement a proper training programme, or put a shock collar on the dog.I appreciate that getting a rescue dog is a lot of work, and I’m grateful for Abdul’s help with house-training Biscuit, but the accidents really didn’t last that long.

You be the judge: should my housemate return his out-of-control dog to the shelter?

You be the judge: should my housemate return his out-of-control dog to the shelter?

I told Joshua that something needed to change: implement a proper training programme, or put a shock collar on the dog.I told Joshua that something needed to change: implement a proper training programme, or put a shock collar on the dog.

Smart dog fetches owner a tinny when she says it’s ‘gin o’ clock’

Smart dog fetches owner a tinny when she says it’s ‘gin o’ clock’

She turned to Bear, said ‘it’s now gin o’clock’, and off he trotted, heading off to the kitchen to bring back a can of Tanqueray gin and tonic.Janice has been training Bear since he was an adolescent, and finds his skills super after her double hip replacement.

Why are Chihuahuas so aggressive?

Why are Chihuahuas so aggressive?

Though they are small and often called ‘toy’ breeds, a Chihuahua isn’t a toy and needs to be properly trained (Picture: Getty)Another factor could be, well, us.

Knowing Your Dog's DNA Can Help You Be a Better Owner

Knowing Your Dog's DNA Can Help You Be a Better Owner

Eliminate the guessing game with the DNA My Dog Breed Identification Test .Right now, you can get the DNA My Dog Breed Identification Test for 24 percent off $79 at just $59.99.

A Well-Trained Dog Can be an Entrepreneur's Best Friend

A Well-Trained Dog Can be an Entrepreneur's Best Friend

That starts with DNA My Dog NextGen: Canine Breed Identification & Genetic Age Test + 7 Dog Training Courses .Right now, DNA My Dog NextGen: Canine Breed Identification & Genetic Age Test + 7 Dog Training Courses is on sale for just $77.Prices are subject to change.

Learn About Your Dog's DNA and Get Hours of Obedience Training On-Demand

Learn About Your Dog's DNA and Get Hours of Obedience Training On-Demand

With DNA My Dog, you can better understand your pup in a painless, scientific way.You'll better understand your dog's personality traits, breed mix, and DNA composition, and even learn about predisposition to disease.

Untrained pandemic pups present dilemma for Americans

Untrained pandemic pups present dilemma for Americans

Marissa Sunny, CPDT-KA, a certified professional dog trainer and dog behavior specialist for the nonprofit Best Friends Animal Society, said as things open back up, it’s important to prioritize training and socialization to help prevent an influx of untrained adult dogs in shelters.

Dog trainer reveals the biggest problem caused by the puppy pandemic

Dog trainer reveals the biggest problem caused by the puppy pandemic

Brian got his treats, then said, ‘There’s a good boy, Dougal.’ I told him to keep quiet but then he started saying, ‘You’re so beautiful, Dougal…’ He just couldn’t stop talking to his dog.People were getting puppies hand over fist and panicking dog owners needed help.

Major White House news: Biden’s dog to receive anti-biting training offsite

Major White House news: Biden’s dog to receive anti-biting training offsite

Major the White House dog will receive further training away from the executive mansion after two biting incidents at his new home, a spokesman for the first lady, Jill Biden, said on Monday.

Buying lockdown dogs on a whim can lead to trouble, says RSPCA

Buying lockdown dogs on a whim can lead to trouble, says RSPCA

Dr Samantha Gaines was speaking after a dog attack caused the death of Freddie Mercury the Thames seal this week.As we come out of lockdown, new owners must expose their dogs slowly to new things, the RSPCA said.Freddie the Thames seal put down by vets after dog attack.

How to help your pet adjust to more time home alone when restrictions lift

How to help your pet adjust to more time home alone when restrictions lift

Ryan explains that over a period of days, you can gradually increase the time your dog is left behind the stair gate until you get to a point that they feel relaxed enough for you to wander completely out of sight.

Very good boy Bailey in training to become champion canine lifeguard

Very good boy Bailey in training to become champion canine lifeguard

Good dog (Picture: Caters News Agency)Say hello to Bailey, a Golden Retriever in training to be a lifeguard.Very busy and important (Picture: @gold_dog_bailey / Caters News) Bailey knows how to drag people from the water (Picture: @gold_dog_bailey / Caters News)Everita said: ‘I think Bailey is competitive because we try not to miss any training.

Electric shock dog collar videos on YouTube draw fierce criticism

Electric shock dog collar videos on YouTube draw fierce criticism

‘It takes two minutes for someone to watch a short video on YouTube and purchase a shock collar with no knowledge of how to use them,’ said Ryan Neile, head of behaviour at Blue Cross.

Medical Detection Dogs: The charity behind our Lifeline 2021 campaign

Medical Detection Dogs: The charity behind our Lifeline 2021 campaign

This year, through two sponsored walks, we will raise vital funds for Medical Detection Dogs (MDD), a charity organisation that helps trains dogs to sniff out serious diseases such as cancer , Type 1 diabetes , Parkinson’s and coronavirus.

Seven weeks in, what have I learned from my new life as a dog person?

Seven weeks in, what have I learned from my new life as a dog person?

He has been with us for half his life, which feels as good a time as any to reflect on what I know now about having a dog in your life that I didn’t seven weeks ago.

The 6-Figure Trainer: Kris Taylor of Taylor Made Working Dogs

The 6-Figure Trainer: Kris Taylor of Taylor Made Working Dogs

“I’ve always had a crazy entrepreneurial mind,” he says, “and I’m a third-generation trainer and I’ve worked with dogs for more than 20 years, but I never put two and two together until that morning.”.