Body Language and our Dogs

Dogs are intuitive animals and can pick up on our energy and emotions through our body language. Therefore, it is crucial to pay attention to your posture and movements when interacting with your dog. If you’re nervous or anxious around other dogs, your dog will pick up on that and may react defensively, resulting in […]

Setting Boundaries

When it comes to dog training, setting boundaries and being consistent will be your greatest tools. Whether it’s not allowing them on the furniture or setting certain areas off-limits, consistency is absolutely crucial. Once you establish these boundaries, make sure to stick to them. No exceptions! Remember, dogs are creatures of habit and it’s up […]

Off-leash forest adventures

Let’s face it, it’s become a very popular dog world out there. You can now find everything from dog hotels to daycares for your dog but we believe our dogs are happiest when they’re in nature with other dogs. Pack walks led by professionals give your dog the option to explore when you’re stuck in […]

Hey there, fellow pet parents!

As a dog training professional, I want to tell you that it’s okay to feel that way. It’s normal to have goals for your furry friend, but it’s important to remember that training doesn’t have to be daunting. In fact, with just 3-5 minutes a few times a day, you can build a stronger connection […]

Hi I’m Kristy!

My friends and family probably wouldn’t be surprised that I ended up in the pet industry, I was always following dogs around and befriended them on every block. My first dog Zoe basically trained herself and she led the way to what became an organically grown dog walking business. Then came Finn, a rescue from […]

Gerorgia, a strong-willed, loving & intelligent force of nature.

Georgia has been a part of the Wanderpaws crew for roughly 2 years and I am so grateful for Kristy. My dog is a strong-willed, loving & intelligent force of nature, but as a rescue, she can show signs of aggression and possessiveness and before joining the crew, she was not very friendly with other […]

Faolan loves his pack walks.

For two years, Wanderpaws has been taking our dog Faolan on pack walks, and it’s been such an enriching experience for him! Kristy has been reliable and has shown a deep understanding of dogs and their individual needs. Her expertise has been invaluable in improving Faolan’s behaviour on walks, and she has been giving us […]

E-collar Program

Have a reactive pet? Let’s talk about how you could use an E-collar as an off-leash solution.