When your dog's behaviour becomes problematic no matter how understanding and patient you may be it can leave you feeling distressed, unhappy and unsure of what to do. Your dog's behaviour can have significant implications for everybody concerned, both in and out of the home and in severe cases you may even be contemplating parting with your dog as everyday life becomes seemingly impossible.
Vanessa Stead is a canine behaviourist with an extensive background in helping dogs to overcome behavioural problems. Vanessa works with vets, owners and numerous animal rescue organizations, including the Dogs Trust; using and developing training methods based on positive reinforcement and understanding. A national speaker, columnist, writer and practitioner her goal is to help people and their dogs live in harmony together through consideration and kindness.