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  1. Is he fearful or stubborn?

    New Additions
    Recently adopted a medium sized dog...we think he might be Jack Russel and Dachshund mix. He's approximately 1 1/2 years old, very cute and has a lot of energy. In the 5 weeks we have had him he has learned his name, sit, stay, dance, and he was house trained when we adopted him and he's a great...
  2. Extremely picky eating dog :(

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hey so my dog is a 2 year old shihtzu x pekingese and he started being picky around 3/4 months old. We didn't/don't give him table snacks and when he started being picky we toned down the amount of treats he got, not that it was much to begin with (only during training sessions and never more...
  3. Miniature dachshund puppy biting

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello, I have a miniature dachshund who is just over 3 months old. He is constantly trying to bite feet, hands, arms, hair, ears, necks, faces and anything he can get his teeth around. He has been ill since we bought him and has been on several sets of antibiotics which has meant that he could...
  4. Dog eats a bite at a time then leaves

    Dog Health
    My baby Captain is a 10 month old Lab Mix and in the last couple of weeks he has been very particular about his food. He won't eat unless I'm standing right next to him. He hasn't been like this forever, just the past couple of weeks. I also have to point at his bowl and tell him to eat and...
  5. Help! my dog is stubborn and aggressive towards me!

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I have a bipolar rascal! He is Dobi, 1.3-year-old 40kg West/East Siberian Laika Cross. Ever since we got him at 3 months old he has been a handful behavior wise. He is obedient and very kind natured when he wants to be but he is just extremely stubborn and hard headed. So the thing is, he draws...
  6. problem getting older dog to eat

    Dog Food
    It has become painfully obvious that my little dog has been eating too much junk food and not enough real food. We didn't notice that he'd gained so much weight until he tore his ACL and went to the vet. In between visits he has gained over 2 lbs. That's a lot for him. He spent most of his...
  7. Stubborn Dog

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I have a 6 month old German Shepherd who is stubborn when outside he doesn't always respond when I call him. He knows his name well are there any training tips?
  8. At my wits end with housebreaking my puppy..

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Ok so I have done some research previous to posting, plus I've had dogs my entire life so I know how to potty train but this new puppy is throwing me for a loop. Zulu is an 11-week old pitweiler, and a joy to have around in every way. Except when it comes to pottying. I've had her for 5 days...
  9. Collar Problems

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Well my eight year old Corgi, Yoda, refuses to wear a collar because I was not allowed to make him wear one when he was a pup. As soon as I even show him the collar, he shuts down and will NOT move. What can I do? I have tried to play with his favorite toys while in the collar, treat train, and...
  10. Un-Trainable Shih Tzu?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hey guys! so i have a 5months old Shih Tzu! He is so adorable!!! and very intelligent... but the problem is WE CAN'T TRAIN HIM... i teached him how to sit like many times and gave him so many treats (lol) and he sat! bUUT after that without the treats i said "sit" then hE LEFT ME lol so i gived...
  11. Issue with 'spot' peeing

    Housetraining
    I have a 9 week old male pocket beagle. He seems to have an issue with 'spot' peeing. Meaning he will often while playing etc... will suddenly stop squat, and pee s puddle about the size of a dime. Then continue playing. After two, or three minutes he will do it again. He is very capable of...
  12. My Dog Refuses to Walk

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Please excuse the length of this post! I have a 3 year old beagle/cattle dog/maybe whippet mix who is pulling what we are calling her "stubborn mule" move on a every single walk we take her on. My husband and I like to take her for a walk once each day (on leash) around our neighborhood for...
  13. House/crate training my YEAR OLD English mastiff

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello everyone, I'm at my wits end. I have an English mastiff (Sam), I've had him since he was 2 months old (December of '10) and to this day, have not been able to house train or crate train him. The situation has been pretty much the same since he was several months old, he won't usually...
  14. Stubborn Maltese Refuses Housetraining

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I am an experienced dog owner and have always had trained, well behaved dogs. Some even were Obstacle Course participants. I just got a new baby, a tiny 5 month old Maltese female. She is giving me the run around when it comes to house training. I know these dogs are reportedly hard if not...
  15. re-crate training Ruby...

    Dog Training and Behavior
    So as some of you may know, I have a 6yr old very stubborn spayed female min pin named Ruby. While I love her dearly, I am not loving her pooping/peeing all over the place! :mad: I take her outside and she willingly goes potty out there and gets plenty of praise for doing so, but she continues...
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