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  1. How to stop adopted dog from rushing at cats

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My husband and I have a 7-year-old black lab mix that we adopted from the Humane Society 6 months ago. We went through basic training and received an AKC CGC certificate last month. He has moderate energy but sometimes exhibits high levels of excitement and/or anxiety. As he is getting more...
  2. Young Dog Chasing Issues and More

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi everyone, my family recently adopted a 6-month old puppy. We adopted her from someone who was rehoming her, and unfortunately, the person wasn't very honest about her behavior. We have had dogs all our lives, and have gotten extremely lucky with no HUGE behavior issues before. We've had...
  3. Wants to play with the cats

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi All I have a gorgeous, friendly happy puppy, but.... she can't leave the cats (I have 2) alone. She doesn't want to hurt them, she just wants to play and to be fair to the cats they are trying but Luna is too boisterous. Sometimes Toxic (cat) will play with Luna, Toxic will sit on a...
  4. Previously abused dog!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    About 2 1/2 months ago, my husband and I adopted a 4 year old female corgi mix from an animal shelter. She had been abused previously and was very skittish. We assumed that with patience, love, and time that she'd start to trust us, but I'm really worried about her behavior! For a while, it...