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You've received some very good advice from Adrian & Poochpatrol1.

You said "He has never fed him, walked him, trained with him. Occasionally he will want to ruff house with him outside." From what you have said, I get the impression that your husband is not very fond of Harley. If that is the case, Harley probably senses that and may in some cases be growling at your husband thinking that he is protecting you.

You haven't said whether Harley has received any formal training. If he hasn't that would be a good idea, but I would try to find a trainer that specializes in Behavior Modification.

In the mean time. Start by having your husband to everything for Harley. Feed him, walk him, give him treats, etc. In fact have your husband hand feed him. The purpose of all this is to be able to have Harley build trust and confidence in your husband. For the moment, you stay in the background. It sounds like, up to now your husbands relationship with Harley is mostly a negative one and we have to reverse that to a positive & trusting one.

Also, "No Ruff Housing." Play, yes and a lot of it, but keep in gentle for the moment.

There is a lot more, but a least this will start you off on the right track.

Good Luck.
 
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