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  1. New puppy with nervous adult dog

    Puppy Help
    So I have a 4yo lab that's not socialized very well and was never around other dogs much growing up. We have been working woth her and she is doing better with people thankfully. But with my gf's young shepherd she is distant. She initiates play occasionally after a few days of telling the puppy...
  2. Dog squeals extremely loud when I touch her

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My dog is extremely nervous and always has been since she was a puppy. She even lost some of her undercoat from stress because we would try to play with her. If you come home after a long trip, she'll drag herself on the floor while peeing and whimpering. If you talk to her in a baby voice even...
  3. My dog won't stop pooping in the car

    Dog Training and Behavior
    So I have a one-year-old lab/retriever/pit mix (40 lbs and fully grown). Every time I take her in the car she poops. This could be an 8 minute ride to the dog park or a 30 minute ride, it doesn't matter. Yes, I let her out to the bathroom before putting her in the car. No, I don't feed her in...
  4. New dog very nervous, please help!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My fiance & I adopted a 2yo German Shepherd 2 weeks ago. We were not informed that he was basically kept in a barn with other dogs & little human contact (found out later on). They knew this was our first dog. The first day he was OK but it seems he is getting progressively more nervous...
  5. I Desperately Need Help Training My Big Dog

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi I need some help with my dog. I have a beautiful 4 year old dogue de Bordeaux, he is a very big and powerful dog and because of this he makes people afraid. Since the dog was roughly 1 he has been an outdoor dog, this is simply due to the fact that my family were nervous of his size and...
  6. Dealing with separation anxiety...

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Basics: Alfred: 1 year 6 months old. Pitbull/Bull Terrier mix. We've had him since Aug 2014. Roxxy: 2 years old. Black and tan coonhound/Beagle mix. We've had her since mid January 2015. Both right around the 50-60lb mark. As you can imagine, Alfred has A LOT of energy. Early on, he...
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