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  1. How to address jealousy or possessiveness over me?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I have a 3 year old Black Lab/Coonhound mix, and he has recently started showing jealousy over me towards my boyfriend. . . or he's being protective/possessive over me, I'm not sure which. My boyfriend has lived with me and my dog for over a year now, and there has never been any issues...
  2. Dog anxiety when roommates are home but I am not

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi! I rent a room in a home with my 4 year old Basset Hound. He is a very friendly dog but does prefer to be near me and has always had a low-grade need to not be separated but it's never been an issue when I leave for work or to go to the store though until now. My roommates are friendly and...
  3. 5 yr old housetrained Lab, excessive urination with guests

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My 5 year old Lab/Boxer mix has recently taken it upon himself to start peeing in the house. Carpet, linoleum, tile, on the couch/chair/bed, on people's legs (he squats) it doesn't matter; he'll go anywhere. Up until about 2 months ago he has been very good about informing me when it is time to...
  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. I think my dog is jealous?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi Everyone! Usually I wake up in the morning and say "Hi!" to my mom and dad. Then, I give my parents a hug. Lately, whenever I do that if I don't say "Hi!" to my dog before my parents, he jumps up and starts trying to lick my face, demanding that he gets attention immediately. Today, he did...
  6. Tried to bite my childs face!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Very disturbed and upset! Molly usually sits on my knee and I've had no problem with this before, but tonight my daughter walked over to hug me and Molly tried to bite her face!! I was mortified. Sent Molly straight to her bed as I had no idea what else to do.... A little later, while taking my...
  7. New Stay at Home Puppy Owner/Stressed and looking for reassurance

    Puppy Help
    How is that for a pretty expressive title? Background: My husband and I got married this past October. We've been friends for 5.5 years and together 4.5(ish?) I promised him when we first started dating (as I am afraid of commitment and also of being hurt) that 'if we last 6 months, we can get...