Authors Posts by Pippa Mattinson

Pippa Mattinson

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Pippa Mattinson is the best selling author of several books on dogs. She is the founder of the Labrador Site and a regular contributor. She is passionate about helping people enjoy their Labradors and lives in Hampshire with her husband and four dogs.

How To Leash Train A Labrador

Working out how to leash train a Labrador that has an established pulling habit can be intimidating. But don't let their enthusiasm for dragging you...

How To Stop Your Labrador Barking – Click For Quiet

Dealing with your Labrador barking can be very stressful. But there is a way to help reduce the noise that really works. We call the...

Labrador Genetic Tests

Common Labrador genetic tests include hip and elbow scores, eye tests, PRA and dwarfism. Good breeders will check the sire and dam's genetic health...

Is Your Dog Barking At Night? – Help Your Dog Sleep...

Is your dog barking at night, every night? Have they suddenly started barking all night when they previously slept well in their crate? Are...

Dog Poop Disposal – The Best Way To Pick Up And...

Dog poop disposal methods include flushing, trashing, and composting the waste. Most places have dog poop disposal laws and penalties for improper disposal. But, these...

8 Week Old Puppy: Bringing Home a New Puppy –...

This is a complete guide to bringing home a new puppy for the very first time. It's ideal for a first time dog owner....

Labrador Collar Tips – Sizes, Styles, And Choosing A Collar For...

There is a huge range of Labrador collar styles and designs. And choosing a collar is often a source of confusion for new dog...

Labrador Shedding: It’s The Moulting Season Again

It is that time of year again. By yesterday evening our house was coated in a fine layer of pale golden shed Labrador hair....

9 Week Old Puppy: Tips, Video, Schedules & What To Expect

This is your guide to life with a 9 week old puppy. We’ll show you what to expect from your puppy at this age,...

Why Do Dogs Run Away And How To Stop Them

If your dog keeps running away, you've got problem. But happily, it's a problem that can usually be solved. We’re going to look at how...