GREETINGS FROM SOUTH AFRICA!
Hello there to all our fur-buddies around the world.
I thought I'd show you a few pictures of Toby's interaction with
(Miss "R"s hamster)
The poor little creature was rather nervous with all the big black noses around, but the poochies were on their best behaviour and exibited all the Golden gentleness they could muster.
And now for a picture (taken by my friend "Margie") of Toby and myself, from this past Sunday's Open Breed show. Since I was doing the 'showing', photographs were limited.
Thank you Margie.
Without you, I would not have had such a picture!
TOBY'S TRAINING PROGRESS:
Toby's training is progressing nicely. In the next couple of weeks I'll be concentrating on reinforcing his basic obedience commands but, most importantly, exposing him to as many 'new' situations and environments as possible. I am also trying to teach him the "AWAY" command at the moment.
The increased number of short obedience sessions which I am spending with him has fuelled his general alertness. I am sure that he is fully aware that something is up and that there are new things to learn. He willingly stays by my side constantly and when I pick up the car keys, he's ready for action.
This morning we had a real breakthrough with the