Children


Explaining the death of a pet to your child

explaining the death of a pet to your child

July 24th, 2017

Well-loved pets are our companions through life and become part of the family. Like losing a human friend or family member, when they die we can be left with painful feelings and emotions. The devastating loss of a family pet can hit hard, and often none more so than with our children. Here are some […]
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4 valuable lessons that dogs can teach to our children

January 30th, 2017

There are lots of benefits to be had from pet ownership, but one of the most overlooked aspects of bringing a pet into the home is the profound impact that it can have on your family. Bringing a four legged friend into your home can have a powerful effect on your children, teaching them valuable […]
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Dogs and aggression towards children

Dog dressed up by children

December 15th, 2014

Many dog owners become worried when they have a baby coming along that they won’t be able to have both the dog and the child, as they are worried about the safety of the child. This is not surprising. Children can be unpredictable in their behaviour, and so can our dogs. Put the two together […]
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