The Fun Focus Play Podcast-logo

The Fun Focus Play Podcast

Podcasts >

Ever find yourself confused about what dog trainers are on about? In a world where dog owners are bombarded with dog training Jargon. Your Hosts Natasja and Wendy are determined to make the art of dog training easy to understand for all dog owners, we have even gone as far as banning all Jargon!So if you are struggling with your dog, don't understand what your dog trainer is telling you and you just want to learn how to have a dog that does as it is told and walks with you rather than piss off the moment you take him off the lead. This podcast is for you!

Ever find yourself confused about what dog trainers are on about? In a world where dog owners are bombarded with dog training Jargon. Your Hosts Natasja and Wendy are determined to make the art of dog training easy to understand for all dog owners, we have even gone as far as banning all Jargon!So if you are struggling with your dog, don't understand what your dog trainer is telling you and you just want to learn how to have a dog that does as it is told and walks with you rather than piss off the moment you take him off the lead. This podcast is for you!
More Information

Location:

United Kingdom

Genres:

Podcasts

Description:

Ever find yourself confused about what dog trainers are on about? In a world where dog owners are bombarded with dog training Jargon. Your Hosts Natasja and Wendy are determined to make the art of dog training easy to understand for all dog owners, we have even gone as far as banning all Jargon!So if you are struggling with your dog, don't understand what your dog trainer is telling you and you just want to learn how to have a dog that does as it is told and walks with you rather than piss off the moment you take him off the lead. This podcast is for you!

Language:

English

Contact:

07896275357


Episodes

Episode 8 Self control is making the right choice

11/11/2019
More
It's another Monday morning at Chez Lewis and Wendy and I are drinking more cups of tea as we contemplate the importance of teaching our dogs self-control. So pull up a chair, pour yourself a cup of your favourite hot drink and discover how important focus is and what problems we face with our dogs due to the lack of focus from other dog owners. You can discover more on the training classes offered by Natasja Lewis here: Training Classes in Dorset 2-day Tellington TTouch Zero to Hero...

Duration:00:23:28

Episode 7 Watch Me Watch That

11/4/2019
More
Wendy and I are once again fueled by cups of tea and discuss the various faces of focus in dog training. So pull up a chair, pour yourself a cup of your favourite hot drink and discover how important focus is and what problems we face with our dogs due to the lack of focus from other dog owners. You can discover more on the training classes offered by Natasja Lewis here: Training Classes in Dorset 2-day Tellington TTouch Zero to Hero Course Natasja's Book on the No Pulling Allowed...

Duration:00:30:18

Bonus Episode: Bonfire Night Terrors

10/28/2019
More
From fire hazards, pops and bangs to scary ghouls and witches, Wendy and I are at it again. Armed with cups of tea at my kitchen table we tackle Bonfire Night and Halloween. We chat about the traditions and how they affect our dogs, giving practical advice on bonfire night routines and how to keep your dog safe during this period. So pull up a chair, pour yourself a cup of your favourite hot drink and join us while we chat about the night that Wendy's thatched pub nearly went up in flames...

Duration:00:37:53

Episode 6 How Close is Close Enough?

10/21/2019
More
Wendy and I are once again sat in my kitchen drinking cups of tea and watching the rain outside while we have a chat about lead walking and how important it is to teach your dog to want to be by your side. So pull up a chair, pour yourself a cup of your favourite hot drink and discover how Wendy once broke her shoulder and how Natasja once shared a ride in an original mini cooper with 6 cousins. You can discover more on the training classes offered by Natasja Lewis here: Training Classes...

Duration:00:26:09

Episode 5: Calmness Is Your Friend

10/14/2019
More
While Wendy is away, I sneak out and have a lovely chat with Claire Lawrence "The Dog Charmer" and author of 3 Steps To Silence: Re-Write The Rules & Re-Train Your Fearful Barking Dog and You'd Be Barking Mad Not To!. Together we delve into calmness and why it is so important to encourage your dog to be calm in all aspects of life. We also have a brief look at chaotic and barking dogs as well as touching on Fireworks. So pull up a chair, pour yourself a cup of your favourite hot drink and...

Duration:00:41:23

Episode 4: How it all goes wrong from the start.

10/7/2019
More
Wendy and I sit down over a cup of tea and discuss how we, as dog owners, get it wrong right at the start and end up teaching our dogs to pull on the lead without realising it. We have a look at how we teach puppies to accept the lead, have a discussion about teaching rescue dogs and go off on a tangent about foreign rescues and the issues there. So pull up a chair, pour yourself a cup of your favourite hot drink and find out why Natasja is so passionate about doing the right thing by...

Duration:00:24:46

Episode 3: Does the equipment really make a difference when walking your dog?

9/30/2019
More
Fuelled by more tea, Wendy and I discuss the different types of collars, head collars and harnesses. Trying to determine whether it is the equipment that helps your dog to walk on a loose lead or whether proper training is the key to having a dog that doesn't pull. Pull up a chair, pour yourself a cup of your favourite hot drink. Have a piece of cake or a biscuit and settle down to listen while we discuss the pro's and cons of the different options and hear us have a rant about the Julius...

Duration:00:25:14

Episode 2: Preparing leads to success

9/23/2019
More
Fuelled by cups of tea and a delish homemade Salted Caramel Chocolate Fudge Cake Wendy and I explore getting ready for a walk. We explain how making sure that you are ready and keeping your dog calm before going out all contribute to having a fantastic walk. Pull up a chair, pour yourself a cup of your favourite hot drink, have a piece of cake and settle down to find out why you should spend a little bit of extra time getting ready for your walks with your dog. Learn how to start on a good...

Duration:00:27:18

Episode 1: Who In Dog's Name Are These People?

9/12/2019
More
Wendy and I introduce ourselves and talk about why we became dog trainers. The dogs we have and have had in the past, the struggles we have faced with our own dogs and our vision for this podcast. We do all this whilst drinking tea in my kitchen in the gorgeous county of Dorset. So pull up a chair, pour yourself a cup of your favourite hot drink and find out why Wendy's dog used to vomit at the sight of another dog, how my first dog coped with a mum that worked full time and are dogs...

Duration:00:22:06