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  1. Pack or Group ?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My name is Thierry Hassid. I currently am back in Europe and am taking a Dog Behaviorist training. My question is related to Ethology: Why do ethologists refuse to call a group of dogs, a pack? Even more complex would be when you include 1 human. When walking a group of dogs, is that a...
  2. I have 3 dogs and one of them is becoming aggressive.

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello everyone! I have an issue I was hoping I could get help with. I have 3 dogs all male one of which is a new addition to the family. I have a Brittany(Hunter), German Shepard(lucas), and A husky puppy(Solas) of only four months old. When I first got my Husky the other two dogs got along just...
  3. Help!!! My almost 4 year old dog is showing aggression and other bad behaviors

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My dog Tank has somewhat recently started growling at my husband and baring his teeth. He has not tried to bite him but I fear this will happen if not quickly gotten under control. Tank typically is fine with my husband while I am not around, he displays the bad behavior when I am near. My...
  4. Aggression or agitation? Need help please!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Sorry this is so long: Let me give you a little background on our dog before I tell you the issue: Mister is a 5-6 year male Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever that we "adopted" from a friend back in September. His owner had him about a year before she passed away...before that he had 1-2 other...
  5. Our dog only eats when we do. Common?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Just wondered if it was a common thing, because this is the first dog we've ever known to do it. He'll let his kibble sit in the bowl until we sit down to eat, and then he will too. Doesn't matter the time of day, he wants to eat with us.
  6. Help, please

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I have 3 dogs, a Sheltie, a mutt and a Border Collie mix. My daughter has 2 dalmatians, a terrier mix and a cattle dog mix. Because my daughter has divorced she has come to live with me and we are building an apartment for her in our daylight basement. But, it's not ready to move in. Her...