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  1. Fearful Shy 3 year old rescue dog won't play, or stay around people.

    Dog Training and Behavior
    About my Dog Emma We have a dog named Emma who is a 30 lb. Brittany mix that we got from a rescue shelter two years ago. She is very very shy and fearful of people. She came from a hoarder who had LOTS of dogs until someone reported them. When we go her from the rescue shelter we had her checked...
  2. Leash Tie Out?

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    Does anyone use a leash tie-out type thing in the yard when playing with their dog? I don't have a fenced in yard and am probably getting a dog sooner than I am getting the yard fenced. The dog I am probably going to foster from the shelter likes to play fetch so I was hoping to come up with a...
  3. Videos of my German Shepherd doing tricks, playing in the snow, playing frisbee

    Dog Pictures and Videos
    Take a look at the videos I have on You tube, My German Shepherd Mikka playing with her Frisbee, playing in the snow, protecting the yard from squirrels. I'll try to keep posting new videos as the weather warms up. Don't forget to Subscribe! I hope you enjoy watching her as much as I do filming...
  4. Our Chocolate Labrador and miniature dachshund destroying a space hopper

    Dog Pictures and Videos
    Our Dogs have fun...:eyeroll:
  5. Anybody know how to break up a puppy fight?

    General Dog Discussion
    My family knew we were biting off a little more than we can chew when we brought home a second puppy. Both of them are wonderful and they love each other. They like to sleep together but they don't always share toys and food which is disconcerting. Here's where things get rough. They are both...
  6. Overheard this morning at doggy daycare

    General Dog Discussion
    I dropped Cobber off at daycare this morning, and as I was walking back to my car, I heard the daycare owner say to a friend who was standing right next to her at the gate: "Cobber did really well yesterday, playing like a normal dog." :confused: Do I actually want to know how he plays like...
  7. Adopted dog won't play, with me or toys

    Dog Training and Behavior
    We adopted a medium-sized lab/border collie mix a little over 3 months ago named BC. He was found as a stray, but the vet thinks he is about 5 years old. He was quite shy when we first got him, but has since warmed up and has turned into a velcro dog, following us around the house. However, we...
  8. Castrated as a pup but humps! The whole thing comes out!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hey,:) I'm new here, but I registered to finally get an answer to something that has been bugging me for a while. Banjo is my boyfriends dog, and because we have a long distance relationship this is the first time I met him (the dog). For what I've heard, Banjo came from a shelter and my...
  9. Akita in Snow Video

    Dog Pictures and Videos
    I know this is pictures but I couldn't find another place to post this, so I settled on this one. I just uploaded a video of Kuma my Akita chasing my other dog around the day after a huge blizzard. I would really appreciate any views and any feedback. Thanks a lot!! akitadog24 - YouTube
  10. weight loss?

    Dog Food
    my GSD/Lab has a very thin waist hes 25 inches tall, 31 rib cage and 24 waist. his waist sinks in quite a bit. hes very active and always running/playing all day he gets two big bowls of food a day. hes a year and 3 months right now, and still a stud. hes about 75lb. he broke his shoulder 3...
  11. Input wanted...Dog isn't playing as much

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Brief background... Molly was a stray...showed up on our doorstep. She had been "on the road" for some time, or neglected, as she was dirty, matted and flea-ridden. She had no collar/tags/ we kept her. Vet thinks she was a 12-18 months old at the that would make her 3-4...
  12. Just adopted Border Collie with separation anxiety

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello everyone, I joined this forum to get some advice about a "2-3 year old" Border Collie that my boyfriend and I just rescued a week ago. We were told that he was hit by a car a month ago and had a bad back. They fixed him up and he is in the process of recovering from that as well as gaining...
  13. MaeBees new yard!

    Dog Pictures and Videos
    For the first time in her short life my MaeBee finally has her very own yard!! equipped with all kinds of mischief and mess for her to get into.. :thumbsup: here are some pictures of her taking full advantage of her new outdoor area.. i dont think she could be any happier!
  14. Dog pulls towards other dogs, then growls

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi, I have an issue that I'm not quite sure how to deal with. It makes it difficult for me to take him for walks. My dog Taco, will pull very strongly towards a dog to play. If I stop him, he will then growl. His heckles always go up when he plays with other dogs. But he is too rough with...
  15. Doggie and Deer Video

    Dog Pictures and Videos
    Hi Everyone, A friend of mine emailed me this video of a dog and deer playing just in time for the holidays! Happy Holidays Everyone! Doggy and Deer
  16. Not interested in playing

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Josh is a 9 yo terrier mix, rescued recently after an extended period in a foster home situation. He isn't interested in playing at all. Not with balls, not with toys. He's not listless, just doesn't seem to be interested in anything other than food - which he gets plenty. He'll play with a...