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Posted on 08/10/2018

                                A few weeks ago we broke away from the usual course format and held our Foundation and Advanced Courses in a new, smaller venue, at Jan’s request. Jan wanted to hold the courses in a more personal and intimate environment so that each student would be more at ease, absorb more information and not be intimidated by larger group sizes. This worked out brilliantly and led to a wonderfully relaxed environment for all attending and so we have decided to follow this same format...

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What is Amichien Bonding

Posted on 27/07/2018

The Amichien® Bonding method allows you to live in harmony with your trusted friend. This non-confrontational, stress-free, gadget-free method is achievable to anyone with an open mind and respect for the fantastic creature that is the Canine. This is not a dream it can be reality. By making simple adjustments to your lifestyle, you can communicate with your dog in a calm manner that he/she will understand and you will become your dog's best friend.    ‘Amichien® Bonding’ is the established, highly successful and kind way of working with the nature of the dog to achieve the desired behaviour and responses;...

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Goodbye Shamook

Posted on 14/05/2018

Shamook   10th March 2004 - 14th May 2018.   Thank you, thank you, thank you so much. xxx

The Power of Words

Posted on 04/10/2017

It seems so incredible that only 7% of all human communication is actually verbal (language). We gain almost all of the valuable information that we need from another person from body language, yet the power of the words that we choose to use can never be underestimated. The effect that our choice of words has on how we approach any task will ultimately shape our thinking and subsequent actions. No more detrimentally than when we are working with other species. If a person thinks of dominating a dog, training a dog, showing a dog who is the boss (master), give...

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I Don't Have To Know How It Works To Use It!

Posted on 30/09/2017

When you switch on a television set do you ever consider that you should know how it works? Do you concern yourself with how the picture (signal) arrives in your sitting room, or are you like me and plug it in, aim the remote control and press the button to receive a programme, which is all I need to know and I have to say, is a great improvement on having to balance on the arm of a chair with the aerial held high to stop the 'snow storm' reception on the screen.  In exactly the same way, I have...

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