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When Is The Best Time To Spay Or Neuter My Border Collie?

It’s hard to know when to spay or neuter – or if you should at all. Here’s the best veterinary advice for your Border Collie. So you’ve decided to spay or neuter your Border Collie? – but when? Often called getting your dog Fixed or Done (nomenclature that bugs me,...

When Is The Best Time To Spay Or Neuter My Bernese Mountain Dog?

It’s hard to know when to spay or neuter – or if you should at all. Here’s the best veterinary advice for your Bernese Mountain Dog. So you’ve decided to spay or neuter your Bernese Mountain Dog– but when? Often called getting your dog Fixed or Done (nomenclature that...

Dog Products Reviewed by Rebarkable -Recommending Only The Very Best!

The wonderful world of dog products! From Dog Collars, to harnesses, leashes and smart collars. I've written a number of reviews to help you lovely puppy parents decide which dog products are perfect for you and your pup. I've personally tried and tested all of these...

Bully Billows Ramsey Range – The Big Dog Test!

The Bully Billows Ramsey Range collar for dogs was potentially a game changer for me. Why? Because Indie is a big dog who I wanted to wear a collar - but collars didn't typically work for him... Ok, so, I don’t typically support aversives - and you those of you who...

Ruffwear Front Range Harness: The Fit, The Durability & Everything Else – An Honest Review

I love a well-fitting harness for a dog, but which one? This piece will review the Ruffwear Front Range harness - Ruffwear’s ‘all rounder’.  Harnesses are a piece of kit I wouldn’t be without for a full grown dog, because they make for safe travel, they make for safe...

Puppy Blues Research Quiz – Help Us Find Out More

I've longsince been fascinated by the puppy blues, having been through it myself. I truly think it's a thing we just do not speak about enough. Whilst I understand anything to do with mental health is slowly overcoming a stigma, as is the emotions regarding our bond...

How Long Do The Puppy Blues Last? With 5 Tips To Help.

How long do the puppy blues last? It’s a great question, huh? It’s the big question for you right now… I’m a puppy trainer now, but I’ve also been a new puppy parent - just like you. And the puppy blues? Is no freaking joke.  I’ve been where you are right...

Do Martingales & Part Checks Dog Collars Have A Place In Modern Training?

Part checks and martingales cause a lot of fuss in the training industry. Okay, so Indie is a fluffy soul with a lot of loose skin around his neck - something really bred into him and lots of other big dogs! He walks beautifully on a harness, but I would rather he...

The Rebarkable Dogs: A Coonhound Called Lucy, aka Lucy-fer

Lucy is a coonhound. How else do you describe a coonhound without saying "She's a coonhound" (my coonhound parents out there will get that - truthfully, they're a really unique breed). She's got a redtick coat despite being (like her sister, Shelby) a redbone x...

Your Puppy’s Second Fear Phase – Understanding it And What To Watch Out For.

At somewhere from 6 months to 18 months (depending on the size of your pup) they will hit the “Second Fear Phase”.  This is pretty dramatic and is sometimes just fobbed off as “ohh, it’s just teenagers for you” - but it can come with some more worrying underlying...
Dog Breeds: How Many Dog Breeds Are There In The World? (2021)

Dog Breeds: How Many Dog Breeds Are There In The World? (2021)

The world is full of dogs! So many dog breedss, and it’s almost like new ones pop up all the time. So how many dogs are there?  This is a really difficult thing to truly answer how many dog breeds there actually are... Why? Because there isn’t just one measure…...

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When Is The Best Time To Spay Or Neuter My Australian Shepherd?

When Is The Best Time To Spay Or Neuter My Australian Shepherd?

It’s hard to know when to spay or neuter – or if you should at all. Here’s the best veterinary advice for your Australian Shepherd. So you’ve decided to spay or neuter your Aussie Shepherd – but when? Often called getting your dog Fixed or Done (nomenclature that bugs...

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Is There A Puppy Mill Near Me? The Problem With Puppy Mill Pups.

Is There A Puppy Mill Near Me? The Problem With Puppy Mill Pups.

Puppy mills are a sad part of our modern life. Profiting from dogs that are bred in this environment is pretty deplorable. But it’s not just the profit factor, it’s the unnoticeable ricochets throughout not just the puppy’s life, the mother and fathers life, but their...

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When Is The Best Time To Spay Or Neuter My Australian Cattle Dog?

When Is The Best Time To Spay Or Neuter My Australian Cattle Dog?

It’s hard to know when to spay or neuter – or if you should at all. Here’s the best veterinary advice for your Australian Cattle Dog. So you’ve decided to spay or neuter your Aussie Cattle Dog – but when? Often called getting your dog Fixed or Done (nomenclature that...

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The Rebarkable Crate Training Information Center!

The Rebarkable Crate Training Information Center!

Crate training is something a lot of puppy parents swear by - it's actually how I toilet trained Indie and was a management solution I used for a bit with Shelby & Lucy. They are incredibly powerful tools... if you use them right. This post acts as a central...

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Crate training: Training Your Puppy To Love Their Crate.

Crate training: Training Your Puppy To Love Their Crate.

Crate training is something a lot of puppy parents use as a management solution and a toilet training method.  Right or wrong, whether you agree with it or not. Crates can be a hugely useful tool when applied correctly. By correctly? I do mean with limited time...

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The Rebarkable Spay & Neuter Information Center!

The Rebarkable Spay & Neuter Information Center!

When you get a puppy, we hear a lot of "When are you going to get them done?" Fixed. Neutered. Spayed. It all amounts to the same thing, protecting the dog population from overpopulation and keeping dogs and puppies out of shelters - which is what we all want,...

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