Why owning a dog is good for you

  It’s been proven, owning a dog really is good for your health. Scientific studies show that pet owners generally enjoy better health, but owning a dog has further benefits possibly because of the exercise involved in their care. Research shows that dog owners suffer from fewer minor ailments and serious medical problems.   Here’s…

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Coping with the Back to School Blues

Whilst parents might relish dropping the kids back at school after a long summer of keeping them entertained, there’s one member of the family who might not be so happy to see them go – your dog. Dogs are pack animals, they enjoying being with their family; they enjoy and find comfort in routine. If…

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New obedience on walks beginners Sunday 8th Oct 11.30am

New obedience on walks beginners Sunday 8th Oct 11.30am Hi Everyone, The Saturday obedience on Walks is now full so we will be offering a Sunday course starting 8th of Oct at 11.30am This is a 5 week course with a maximum of 4 dogs. The cost of the course is £80.00 To book your…

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Your Dog’s Training-Autumn term starts soon

Your Dog’s Training-Autumn term starts soon Hi Everyone, Summer holidays are just about over and we have been busy planning next term which starts the 17th of Sept for gundog and the 2nd of Oct for all other classes. Apart from all your favourite courses we have 2 new courses starting next term namely; Assistant trainer Obedient family dog…

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Harvest Mites

From late August through to October Harvest Mites are looking out for their next victim to feed off. Most active on dry, sunny days they gather in large groups on long grass, undergrowth, bushes and plants waiting to pounce on our pooches.  If you’re unlucky enough to encounter them they’ll swarm around your dog’s legs,…

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Explorer walk at Bacton Woods raises money to save dogs from death row

Explorer walk at Bacton Woods raises money to save dogs from death row There were 9 dogs on our first Explorer Walk today at Bacton Woods today ranging from 10 months to 10 years. The weather was glorious and all the dogs had a fabulous time including rolling in some very muddy puddles. As most…

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Would you like to be an assistant dog trainer?

Would you like to be an assistant dog trainer? The Animal Magic Assistant Dog Trainer Course is a practical “hands on” course with the option to take the nationally recognised Dog Training theory qualification from Reaseheath College. The course will be run by Bronwen Bell-Batchelor Club Manager. 1.The Assistant Trainer Course consists of: Pre course reading Weekly Interactive…

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You are invited to the Animal Magic Dog Show at the CPRE Summer Fair

You are invited to the Animal Magic Dog Show at the CPRE Summer Fair We are delighted to invite you and your dog to the Animal Magic Summer Show which will take place this year in the fabulous grounds of Wolterton Hall Norfolk NR11 7LY as part of the CPRE Summer Fair (Campaign to Protect Rural…

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Please help us to feed the dogs at Norfolk Strays

Please help us to feed the dogs at Norfolk strays. Norfolk Strays do a marvellous job preventing stray dogs from being destroyed after the mandatory 7 days grace in the dog pound. They do this by securing places for these poor dogs at rescue centres and dog shelters until their forever home can be found. But…

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Filling the tummies of Norfolk Strays

Yesterday, Ian from Sam’s Pets kindly delivered our food donation to our friends at Norfolk Strays. Without them, dogs picked up as strays in this area that remain unclaimed after seven days in the pound would be put to sleep.  Instead they are transferred into the care of Norfolk Strays who find them a rescue…

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