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  1. Rescued Shepherd Mix Trouble

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi Everyone! My husband and I adopted a German Shepherd mix about three weeks ago. They think she is about 2 years old and she is a sweetheart. Its taking sometime to adjust but I think she is making little improvements everyday. We are also going to start training school on the 18th to work...
  2. How to teach puppy that entire apartment is Den, not just kitchen and playpen/crate

    New Additions
    Hi, I have a 14 week old Cairn Puppy, and toilet training is moving along great. He hasn't had any accidents since Tuesday(where he had two in his playpen - I think it was because he had had a couple of accidents in the office the week before, and I changed our entire routine to prevent him...
  3. Over-aggressive play in puppies

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I have been reading about how puppies play, to try and understand Kasper and Zoey's play. When playing Zoey growls, snarls etc, which is totally normal. However what I found most confusing is when she raises her lips, shows her teeth, whilst playing. At this point I'm never sure whether to step...
  4. Adult Mastiff vs puppy

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello All, My mother recently brought a pug mix puppy into their home. They already have an adult Mastiff mix. At first, the Mastiff was a little ticked, but has really come around as far as the puppy is concerned. The problem is that the puppy is doing alot of play biting, I mean ALOT...
  5. Dog Playing Too Rough with some Dogs/Pups [Please Help]

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Java will be two in Jan, so she's around 21 months if i did the math correctly. we believe she is a jack russell mix and we bring her to the dog park very often. She plays with this other foxhound mix and a husky and most other dogs fine, like they all play rough with her. But sometimes she...