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by amckechnie
21 Jan 2008, 21:17
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GENTLE LEADERS!! the answer to pulling!!
Replies: 4
Views: 803

GENTLE LEADERS!! the answer to pulling!!

Hi all, just thought I would share my wonderful discovery!! GENTLE LEADERS!!!!! all i can say is WOW what a difference, mine always liked to pull when on the leads and walking them at night in this dreadful weather when they cant run about is a nightmare. i was also getting worried about them pullin...
by amckechnie
13 Jan 2008, 18:36
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pram Walking
Replies: 9
Views: 1318

Re: Pram Walking

Hi all I am due my first baby in April and am very keen to be able to walk my two girl doods with pram/buggy, however they still pull I have tried every harness and various techniques of stopping while walking etc. Has anyone got pulling doods who can safely walk with a pram/ buggy without pulling o...
by amckechnie
29 Dec 2007, 22:26
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Puppy being sick
Replies: 8
Views: 1007

Re: Puppy being sick

oh dear,


do you know what was in the rubbish?? if there was any chocolate i would definately call the vet as it is toxic to dogs- perhaps even call the emergency vet to be reassured??

best of luck

ash xx
by amckechnie
14 Dec 2007, 23:36
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pregnancy/new baby & doods
Replies: 31
Views: 2581

Re: Pregnancy/new baby & doods

thanks all for your advice another question to ask...... i have heard conflicting advice on whether to walk in with baby in my arms or the baby just appears in the house on day after they come home from a walk - any thoughts on the best way to introduce the baby ( she) when she arrives in April?? as...
by amckechnie
18 Nov 2007, 21:32
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pregnancy/new baby & doods
Replies: 31
Views: 2581

Re: Pregnancy/new baby & doods

Thanks all for your kind comments and thoughts !!!

i am sure they know something is going on Milly keeps putting her paw on my tummy and lying her head on me !! very cute..

any further advice greatly appreciated..............
by amckechnie
18 Nov 2007, 21:16
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please support the rescue...Xmas cards on sale now
Replies: 28
Views: 3962

Re: Please support the rescue...Xmas cards on sale now

cards look fab but don't have a cheque book - any other ways to pay ?? postal order??
by amckechnie
23 Oct 2007, 21:00
Forum: Training Issues
Topic: Stop Pulling!! A fantastic solution...
Replies: 16
Views: 3435

Re: Stop Pulling!! A fantastic solution...

mine cant use them as for some reason it rubs under Milly's arms i have tried to loose a bit and tightened it but it must just be the way she is built, Leyla is fine but feel bad only using one - i am sooo sad!!
by amckechnie
23 Oct 2007, 20:54
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeremy Clarksons Barking Doodle!!!
Replies: 20
Views: 2455

Re: Jeremy Clarksons Barking Doodle!!!

Out of interest, does anyone have any good ways to stop excessive barking? Ruby has her moments and her bark is SO high pitched that it goes through you. Tried talking quietly, ignoring her, shouting, shaking a plastic bottle with stones in (which works great for scaring her out of bad behaviour/mi...
by amckechnie
23 Oct 2007, 20:34
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pregnancy/new baby & doods
Replies: 31
Views: 2581

Pregnancy/new baby & doods

Hi just got the shock that I am having a new addition to the family !! so much for the 3rd dood!!anyway due in April am a wee bit worried as my 2 girls are my first born and I adore them, is there any special preparation/tips anyone can advise me?!! They will be almost 3 when junior comes along so a...
by amckechnie
16 Oct 2007, 20:18
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: pink nose
Replies: 19
Views: 3961

Re: pink nose

hi I dont mean to worry you, but my Milly's nose turned pink 2 weeks ago and i mentioned to the vet and she said it could be to do with her sniffing a plant that burned her nose. Milly's nose then blistered over and is turning black again. Hopefully this is a different situation with yours but just ...
by amckechnie
15 Oct 2007, 00:35
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BARF?
Replies: 64
Views: 3207

Re: BARF?

This is what i mean, when i say about certain Barfers putting Complete down. Not all dog ailments are down to not feeding a Barf diet. There are so many reasons why an animal becomes ill, or acts the way it does. Do you ever need a vets help? Mine have never been aggressive, I don't feed a barf die...
by amckechnie
15 Oct 2007, 00:30
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do Doodles have brains?????
Replies: 17
Views: 1111

Re: Do Doodles have brains?????

definitely too intelligent!!
by amckechnie
12 Oct 2007, 23:30
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BARF?
Replies: 64
Views: 3207

Re: BARF?

our mum has always fed us BARF which is fantastic as we dont want to steal food or eat other animals poo to get variation in our diet. We got soooooooo bored eating the same boring dry food everyday and it made us hyper and really aggressive when were playing, Leyla even got a reaction on her tummy ...
by amckechnie
08 Oct 2007, 16:37
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Loch Lomond on MESS thread
Replies: 7
Views: 734

Re: Post Loch Lomond on MESS thread

had fab day but lost black komfi halti did anyone find
by amckechnie
30 Sep 2007, 20:31
Forum: Labradoodle M.E.S.S. (Meet Every Second Sunday)
Topic: Loch Lomond (Balloch) 7th October
Replies: 20
Views: 6021

Re: Loch Lomond (Balloch) 7th October

see you all there me and my two girls and I hope no one minds a wee westie too!!! :lol: :lol: :lol:

ash xx