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  1. Advice needed for riding in car

    hi all! I have a 1 yr old Aussie, and he is terrible riding in the car!!! Its not that he is afraid, he LOVES going in the car.. but he goes insane.. The entire ride (seriously, no matter how long the drive he wont stop), he barks and barks and barks, and runs back and forth between the...
  2. Keeping my dog cool during long car ride

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    Hey everyone I'm new here and I would love to hear what you guys have to say about this issue I am about to have. I have about 1000 mile commute upcoming and I bringing my dog. He is 75 lbs, loves the car and is great in the car so that will not be a problem, as we have done long trips before...
  3. What set-up should we have in the car when we bring our puppy home?

    New Additions
    Age of puppy: 10 weeks Breed: Miniature Schnauzer Duration of ride home: 2 hours What sort of set-up should we have for him in the car? How often do you think we'll need to stop for him to use the 'services'? He would have had his shots by then so it shouldn't be a problem to take him outside...
  4. Barking in the car

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello, I’m new here and have a question about our 8 month old shelter dog, Frieda, who’s been with us for about 5 weeks. We got her partly to help with our other dog’s separation anxiety. Worked like a charm – he’s really calm now when I come home from work, but of course now we have all the...
  5. Puppy is terrified to get in my car!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Training advice needed! My 5 month old Shepherd/Mastiff mix is petrified to get in my car. He lays down and won't budge. He doesn't get car sick and is good once I load him in (which is getting harder since he's already 50 lbs), but getting him IN the car is a challenge. I've used toys...
  6. Doggie Seat Belt

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    Hey all... I've seen the car restraints that you attach to the handle on your ceiling and basically attach the dog via a c-clip, but I'm not impressed. Tucker tends to try to jump to the front seat of my car. He paces a lot in the back seat too. Any recommendations on what kind of seat belt...
  7. I am pleased to be a part of the forum

    Hello everyone. My name is Wayne and my girl's name is Hurricane. She lives up to her name. She is the most hyperactive dog I have ever been around. She wants to play fetch for at least fifteen minutes three or four times every day. Fortunately I have a wife who helps with some of this. Of...