Dog Training News & Tips

The latest news and tips from Platinum K9 and the dog training world.

Post / January 5, 2023

Why is my dog reactive aggressive?

Most dogs trained by our residential trainers are ‘aggressive’ or ‘reactive’ in some way. The aggression or reactivity can be...
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Platinum K9 Dobermann Training
Post / December 20, 2022

THE BREED FILES : 03 // Dobermann

This is part three of a series of blog posts aimed at providing information on a variety of dog breed...
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Stop Dog barking
Post / December 5, 2022

Best methods to stop your dog from barking

Barking prevention. Barking is a key component of dog communication and is engrained in their nature. However, if your dog...
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Post / November 21, 2022

THE BREED FILES : 02 // Cane Corso

This is part two of a series of blog posts aimed at providing information on a variety of dog breed...
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Post / October 28, 2022

Fatal Dog Attacks – Who’s to blame?

Over the last 15 years, fatal dog attacks in the UK have double. This arises the age-old argument of whether...
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German Shepherd Puppy Dog Training
Post / October 19, 2022

THE BREED FILES : 01 // German Shepherd

A series of blog posts aimed at providing information on a variety of dog breeds, to help you decide which...
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German Shepherd Family Protection dog
Post / October 6, 2022

Our Top 5 Family Protection Dog Breeds

Our trainers at Platinum K9 have worked with many different dog breeds over the years. Here is a list of...
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Post / October 3, 2022

The Importance of a Reliable Recall Command

Daily walks are pivotal to a dog’s mental and physical well-being. From expending excess energy, providing mental stimulation and improving...
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Post / September 23, 2022

Top tips on behaviour training for dogs

Behaviour training teaches a dog how to respond to certain situations without the need for verbal commands, making it an...
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Post / August 26, 2022

International Dog day

Today the World honours our loyal and loving four-legged friends; dogs.  No matter the breed, mixed or pure, today we...
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Post / August 14, 2022

The Dog Socialisation mistake

Probably the biggest mistake most new puppy/dog owners make is to socialise their dog incorrectly. There is a massive collective...
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Bed Training for Dogs
Post / August 6, 2022

Bed Training

Boundless energy How many of you have dogs with boundless energy? Dogs that don’t seem to be able to switch...
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Boxed Dog Training
Post / July 30, 2022

Boxer Training

Popular Breed Boxers are one of the most popular breeds of Pet dog in the UK. Especially after the Buster...
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Post Dog Training Commitment
Post / July 23, 2022

Post Training Commitment

Dog training in the UK The dog training industry is pretty much unregulated in the UK. At Platinum K9 we...
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