We've discovered that office puppy Skyler is no lover of the great outdoors in the winter. That is to say, she enjoys herself when she gets on a walk but the prospect of going on one is not very appealing, despite her warm winter jacket. I think I know how she feels. But, it's a good time of the year to start preparing for those outdoor activities for when the warmer weather comes.
Maybe you've considered Obedience. This month we find out why Obedience is a sport for all breeds, and if you want to make a start on Obedience, how about starting heelwork with the stand beside.
Maybe the idea of Tracking is more appealing, in which case you could find out how to introduce articles in Tracking. Or, if you fancy giving Carting a try, you could learn what Carting equipment you'd need.
If you want something useful for all training, Kamal Fernandez tells us how to increase an interest in rewards.
This month we also learn about muzzle training, as it's better to be safe than sorry, and about a new product called the Doddle.
Finally, we learn what sort of campaigns The Kennel Club get involved in.