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  1. Miniature dachshund puppy biting

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello, I have a miniature dachshund who is just over 3 months old. He is constantly trying to bite feet, hands, arms, hair, ears, necks, faces and anything he can get his teeth around. He has been ill since we bought him and has been on several sets of antibiotics which has meant that he could...
  2. Newly vocal & aggressive behavior

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hey, there! Here's a little back story: My dog, Belley, is a seven year old spayed mix breed. She weighs 20lbs, and was adopted from a hoarding situation. The owner's best guess what that she was a German Shepherd/Lab/Chihuahua/Yorkie (lol), but she looks to me to be a Beagle/Cattle Dog...
  3. 9 Month Old Cockapoo has suddenly started waking at 4:30am - EVERY MORNING

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Our amazing Cockapoo Frankie has started to wake up between 4:30 and 5am every morning and it's obviously a nightmare. She sleeps downstairs and there is a door that encloses the stairs up to our bedroom. Between 4:30 and 5 she starts scratching on the door and doesn't stop. We come down and...
  4. How do I get my dogs to stop fighting?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello, I am new to the forum. I am a real animal lover, and all of my pets are rescues. I have a male 10 month old (neutered) Black and Tan Coonhound/Bullmastiff mix, a 3 year old female Australian Cattle Dog (spayed), a 14 year female old Beagle/Hound mix(spayed), and 2 female cats(both...
  5. Dealing with people who don't understand that my dog isnt friendly to strangers?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    (This is long Im sorry I just need to vent!) My baby Harley is a 5 year old Jackahuahua. He is absolutely adorable, and people automatically assume he is friendly. Friendly he is not. I have tried several tactics to try to be nice and warn people that he is not nice. I tell them...
  6. Is my dog in season? Is it causing her bad behaviour? HELP

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I took home an un-spayed 8 month old pug cross border terrier cross rescue about six weeks ago. After the initial separation anxiety she settled in fine and was a delight. When we picked her up we noticed her bits were a little swollen since then her nipples have become very swollen and she...
  7. My 12 Year Old Dog has been exhibiting HORRIBLE behavior recently.

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hey everybody, I'm new to the forum here, but I'm starting to get a little concerned about my dog. She's a 12 year old German Shepherd/Boxer mix, and is by far the best dog I've ever had. She's exceptionally well trained, and we have a VERY tight bond together. She has been to the vet within...
  8. Puppy temper tantrum?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi everyone, I have a very sweet and affectionate 10 mo. old, Aussie shepherd/ Rottweiler mix. I got him at 8 wks from someone who had already taken him from his mom and sibling pups. He was a pretty sick pup when I got. I spent a fortune on vet bills, but nursed him back to good health, and he...