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  1. Need help! My dog bit someone!

    My 1 year old Australian Cattle Dog- English Springer Spaniel cross bit someone on Saturday. She has never bitten anyone before. She is normally very friendly, although I am cautious with her. She is a bit skittish and doesn’t like noise. As an ACD she is also very protective of me. We were...
  2. Aggression or Startle reflex?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello, everyone! I've been lurking on this site for a while as a guest, and I see a lot of helpful advice come from users, so I thought I'd give it a try as well. I adopted a bluetick coonhound about 3 months ago, 8 months old. He's extremely smart, lovable, and pretty well mannered. He came...
  3. A Single Bite Incident Puts Stop To Dog Adoptions

    Dog News
    I have some strong feelings about this story. I feel horribly for the family and even worse for that little 5 year old boy who was bitten but I also feel bad for the dog (a boxer/bulldog mix) that was euthanized. All animals that come into AACo Animal Control are temperament tested, no animal...
  4. Coonhound Food Aggression? My dog bit me!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi, I am posting this about my dog Jethro who I adopted 2 years ago. He is a very sweet dog and a Full bred Black and Tan Coonhound and is of course nosey especially with food. We have been working on his counter surfing and food stealing with a spray water bottle and it seemed to be working...