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  1. Agressive Husky

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Maya is my 3 going on 4 years old Siberian husky. She has been making me more and more afraid of her over the past year. If someone pets her at certain times she will growl. My family members have a tendency to hug her, I stopped because I could tell a lot of aggression was stemming from it. But...
  2. My in-laws dog snaps at people and they don't think it is a problem

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My future in-laws have a rat-terrier mix that has a growing aggression problem. I have grown up with dogs and absolutely love dogs but I cannot stand this one. I think my problem is more that my in-laws don't recognize the growing problem or think there is anything wrong with him. I have...
  3. Snapped at face *Labrador

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My 13 month old lab has come a long way to being a better behaved girl. She's been a land shark since the first day we brought her home at 8 weeks. The biting has almost completely fazed out. She can still be moody, and when she's having a tantrum she sometimes snaps and shows her teeth. It...
  4. Resource Guarding, causes, prevention and modification

    Training and Behavior Stickies
    What is resource guarding? Resource guarding (RG) is when a dog has possession of an object that HE thinks is valuable, and is growling/snapping/biting in an effort to protect/keep that object. The object may be som'thing we deem silly, for example, a piece of kleenex is a common object dogs...