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 Stop Your Labrador Eating Everything

No-one likes to see a Labrador wearing a muzzle. But owning a Labrador that has a passion for consuming everything, including trash, can be a...

5 Rules For A Successful Labrador Puppy Recall

Puppyhood is the right time to start recall training. You can establish a great recall with your Labrador puppy if you follow a few key...

How to stop your Labrador snatching in six easy steps

In this article, I'm going to show you how to stop your Labrador snatching. This simple training technique is for friendly but greedy dogs...

Faking It! A Labrador Training Strategy

So many times in Labrador training,  we get to a point where the dog behaves impeccably at home,  then 'runs riot' when we take...

Can Labradors Do Agility?

In order to answer the question in the title of this article, I am very proud to introduce you to Chase. You’ve no doubt seen...

Training Your Labrador Not To Touch, Or Climb On Things

There are times when we do not want our Labradors to touch (or climb on) certain things ( the sofa,  the bin, etc). Teaching a...

Getting a labrador puppy:progressing with the search

I recently wrote about my search for a Labrador puppy,  and said that I would let you know how I got on. Well,  I am...

Stop Your Dog Pulling On The Leash : Parts 3 &...

This is the third part of our series on how to stop your Labrador pulling on the lead. In our previous heelwork article we introduced to...