Happy New Year 2021

Happy New Year 2021

Happy New Year 2021 2020 was a tough year that I think we’re all pleased to see the back of.  But if there was one slight positive for 2020 – many of us got to spend more time at home with our ETTs. And even though we’ve all been isolated from one another, we’ve...
ETTs and Agility

ETTs and Agility

ETTs and Agility Looking at the ETT you can see that it is built for speed and fun. Agility is a sport that combines speed, fitness, agility, strength and a willingness to learn. Both the dog and handler need a lot of training, but agility is a lot of fun! The agility...
ETT Whiskers

ETT Whiskers

ETT Whiskers Ever wondered what your English Toy Terrier’s whiskers are for?   Whiskers are a collection of nerves, there are many nerve centres that the cheek whiskers grow out of. The thick hairs that sprout from it are not just fur. These whiskers are called...
How to Find a Lost Dog

How to Find a Lost Dog

How to Find a Lost Dog First of all get him on Doglost, a free service and notify the database he is microchipped with and have him flagged as missing. A missing dog will go into survival mode, everyone and everything will be a threat. Even you. Yes! I do mean your...
Removal of Dew Claws

Removal of Dew Claws

Removal of Dew Claws Contrary to some opinion, the removal of dogs’ dew claws is not currently illegal under the Animal Welfare Act.While it is illegal under the mutilations clause of the act to carry out a prohibited procedure which involves interference with...
ETTs / TMTs

ETTs / TMTs

ETTs / TMTs TMT: ‘Chest is narrow between the legs and deep in brisket.”The ribs are well sprung but flattened in the lower end to permit clearance of the forelegs’.’The abdomen should be tucked up extending in an arched line from the deep...