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  1. what do i do about rude 6 month puppy at dog park? (not rude to people, rude to dogs)

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I know there are some conflicting theories about whether to take your dog to the dog park and what age they should be introduced, but I really think this park I found is a perfect environment to keep my pup exercised and socially exposed while she is developing habits and still impressionable...
  2. My puppy is turning play into fights. Help!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I have a 5 month old aussie/cattle dog/husky/staffy mix 9according to DNA test IDK. We live in a dog friendly area and since 8 weeks old she has multiple walks a day and meets multiple dogs/people per walk. My girlfriend and I thought she was well socialized. there are a couple puppies and small...
  3. Help. My dogs are fighting aggressively and more than usual

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Ever since quarantine. I had no chance to bring my dogs our for a walk. its been 10 days and counting. But my country now is really strict on quarantine measures. Where they would even arrest a solo jogger at the park. My dogs came from the same batch of dogs. Both rescued mongeral. They always...
  4. Giant Breed Dog is a Bully

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi there, I have a giant breed dog (2.5 yrs) and a large breed (1.5). They are obsessed with one another. We are working at establishing self-confidence in my younger one as she is not confident in social situations without her big brother (they are not litter-mates). My problem is that we...
  5. My parents fight in front of our dog; I'm leaving for college

    General Dog Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm new to the forum. I'm a high school senior and three years ago my family and I got a German schepherd puppy. Unfortunately, my parents fight and yell at each other every single day; I'm used to it, but I'm worried for my dog. When they fight he goes to another room and seems...
  6. My dog joined in a fight

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi everyone. New to this so hope i'm doing it right. I adopted a pup from the rescue centre two weeks ago and he's been the perfect dog. He's around 18 months old, extremely well behaved, brilliant with other dogs, very trainable etc. Took him to the dog park for the first time at the weekend...
  7. Dog agression issues- Dog fights - help

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi all, I have two dogs - a French bulldog (1 1/2 years) and a shih Tzu (5 years). I've had them both since they were puppies and I introduced the Frenchie a little over a year ago. For the most part, they both get along very well! They love to play together and they're both very sweet dogs...
  8. possession aggressive 8 month border collie

    Early this year my family got a brown border collie. Her name is bear. bear has a lot of positive attributes, shes happy, friendly playful, exited, friendly to everyone she meets, gentle with small puppy and playful with big Doberman and German shepherds. but bear also has a few problems. when...
  9. Any trauma recovery tips after fight?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hey everyone, I've come to this forum in hope that you can help me with my current situation. I have 3 rescues. 1st is a 4yr old rott mix male (Barca) that we've had since a pup and the last one which I found on the street 2 weeks ago is a 2yr old female pitbull of some sort (Lulu). I came...
  10. Why is my Boxer attacking my Boston Terrier?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Please help me figure out why my Boxer attacking my Boston Terrier. I have included a link to a video i took of the attack. the video explains a lot. Thank you for any help. i posted the video but had some problems downloading. this video is updated.
  11. My dog keeps growling at the dog that bit him

    Dog Training and Behavior
    OK, so from the title you might think "Well DUH, why shouldn't he?", and yes, I get not liking someone who hurt you, but it's a bit uncomfortable for us, and here's why. We live in a neighborhood with a lot of dogs – One neighbor has 3 labs, two have mixes, one has two, one has one… etc). And...
  12. my 2 dogs got into a fight, how do I stop this in the future?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi everyone. This is my first post and I'm hoping someone will have some good advice for me. I have 2 dogs, they are sisters but from separate litters (same parents) they are a year apart. Loki is the oldest and she is 2 years old and Trinity is 1 year old. They are half Pit Bull half Tosa...
  13. Puppy Aggression Towards other Bitches in Household...? Help!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hey Guys! I currently have 3 dogs. Jack, 6yr old Border Terrier (Angle :) ) Bridget 9yr old Border Terrier and Betty 5 month old Lakeland Terrier. The problem is between Bridget and Betty, 90% of the time they are fine get on no problems at all. But every now and then they Fight, and Betty...
  14. Dog Starting Fights

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi. I'm new to the forum. My dog has randomly began starting fights with other dogs. A couple of examples: I often dogsit another dog and me and my dog stay over at the other dog's house. They've always gotten along but this most recent time I dogsat, when the three of us were sitting...
  15. Cat VS puppy round one....HELP! Serious puppy mistake!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    First day home with my puppy and I already probably established a fear imprint! I feel like such a bad dog owner! I have 4 cats (as my usernames says- I made it specifically to seek help for this) My 8 week old puppy walked up to the biggest meanest cat we have (who has always hated dogs)...