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  1. My dog has become scared of sudden noises

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My dog is Trevor. He's a rescue that appears to be a terrier mix. I got him 3 years ago and he's now 6 or 7 years old. He lives with Saddie, a 4 year old Australian Shepherd/ German Shepherd mix. She's overly excitable but doesn't have any problems with noise. Of course Trevor is afraid of loud...
  2. Small Dog Keeps Pooping in House

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I have had my Pomchi, Mochi since she was 9 weeks old. She was okay with potty training, though she did have accidents here and there. She is now over a year old. But things have gotten so much worse after we moved. It wasn't so bad when we first got here, but it seems like all of the sudden...
  3. Two Year Old RatCha with Gastritis

    Dog Food Recipes
    Our Bonnie is peppy and happy, most of the time, but can become timid and anxious. She has occasional gastritis where she eats grass then throws it back up (with heaving) vomiting grass and clear mucus. She eats a diet of limited ingredient food for small dogs mixed with a little bit of my...
  4. Why is my dog so small?

    Dog Breeds
    Hello everyone, I just had a question about my dog and maybe one of you would know. Cocker Spaniels aren't big dogs, but I don't think they are super small either. My dog is an English Cocker Spaniel, and he is two years old. He is also a male. Forgive me if I am wrong, and please don't hate...
  5. Help--Girlfriend's dog is terrified of me, and everything

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi all. I'm new to the forum, and I came here to hopefully get some advice about a situation with my girlfriend's dog that is causing both of us a lot of stress. In short, her dog is absolutely terrified of me in particular, but she's also not comfortable anywhere, really. When I'm around, she...
  6. Maintaining a multi dog household

    General Dog Discussion
    Hello everyone, I'm new to this forum and would like some advice. We currently have two small dogs in our home, my 2 month old Maltese and my sisters 4 month old malshi both male. My boyfriend who also lives at home with us recently adopted a female pitbull puppy who is currently with her mother...
  7. Maintaining a multi dog household

    New Additions
    Hello everyone, I'm new to this forum and would like some advice. We currently have two small dogs in our home, my 2 month old Maltese and my sisters 4 month old malshi both male. My boyfriend who also lives at home with us recently adopted a female pitbull puppy who is currently with her mother...
  8. Looking for info on ppl who have life jackets for dogs

    Dog Gear and Supplies
    So my smaller beagle/dachshund mix absolutely LOVES to go swimming. We take him with us to the river and turn him loose while we ride the horses. He goes about and swims like the little champ he is and happily rolls in the sand after. He is getting older now and seems to get tired a lot quicker...
  9. Can you help me guess some breeds that resembles our Pumba?

    Dog Breeds
    Pumba Hello, we are trying to figure out which breeds our marvelous mutt is.. She is 4 yr. old, about 30-40 lbs and about 17" from the floor to her front shoulders. She is very interested in squirrels and groundhogs. She loves to sniff around and point before she finds "her spot". She is very...
  10. How to feed my little dog.

    Introductions
    I fear that I spoiled my Gidget by giving her treats like bits of cheese or weiners, or left-overs from my plate. Now she won't eat her food. She begs for mine. She will eat the cat's canned food, but not the dry. I have stopped providing the treats to her but she still does not eat her own...
  11. Roommate's dog has seperation anxiety/ whines

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello, this is my first post here. My roommate has a 14 year old Rat Terrier/Chihuahua mix that whines for hours when my roommate has gone to work. When we first moved in she let the dog roam around freely in the house, but the dog would use the bathroom all over the house. We have gotten a...
  12. Tiny Dog Runs Circles Around Bigger Dogs

    Dog Pictures and Videos
    Check this guy's jukes out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTESOZBriAY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XpJwSkiPdDk
  13. Unbalanced member of my pack

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi, I'm new here and looking for some advice with a difficult situation. I'll try to be brief. I have four dogs. A male and female lab, a male pug, and a female toy fox terrier (Jack and Lilly, Gizmo, Cassie). Jack is large and confident, he is the leader and hordes all the toys. Gizmo the pug...
  14. My adult dog has started biting strangers who come to the house

    Dog Training and Behavior
    We live on 10 acres, with three houses all shared by family. My parents have a 115lb Mastif/Lab mix, my grandmother has an 85lb Golden Doodle and we have an 85lb German Shepherd, a 55lb Border Collie/Lab/Shepherd mix and a 22lb dachshund. All the dogs get along great, however, when strangers...
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