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This is where you can post if you are new to owning a pet dog. Your basic questions about house training and other simple subjects should be posted here.
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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Enough With The Potty Threads!

    I have noticed that you don't even have to search for potty training threads because there are so many of them!! It clogs the board and it doesn't...

    Started by Active Dog, 12-20-2010 11:20 PM
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 7
    • Replies: 133
    • Views: 75,344
    02-21-2017 04:04 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Teaching Bite Inhibition

    The Bite Stops Here Dogs in Canada Annual, 1991 Puppies should be encouraged to play-bite so you can teach them when to stop. By Dr. Ian...

    Started by cshellenberger, 05-10-2007 06:50 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 5,488
    02-09-2011 03:59 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Things We Wish Everyone Knew Before They Get A Dog

    This is an idea I got from RonE on another thread. The ideas below are RoneE's. What can you add to the list? Dogs bark. They bark more when...

    Started by Elana55, 01-04-2009 12:45 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 72
    • Views: 102,336
    06-03-2010 04:13 AM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Everything you want to know about Puppies!!!

    If you have a new puppy, you know already that they like to chew. Not only do puppies LIKE to chew, they really NEED to chew. Chewing is more than...

    Started by RedyreRottweilers, 12-17-2006 01:31 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 113,518
    05-19-2007 12:43 PM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Housetraining How To.....

    House Training House training your dog is simple if you follow a few basic rules. 1) The puppy must have NO time unsupervised in your home....

    Started by RedyreRottweilers, 12-26-2006 04:07 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 48,193
    12-26-2006 04:07 PM Go to last post
  1. Question Crate trained dog...

    Hi! I've had my baby Jackson for exactly one month now and just got him a crate. The shelter told us he was crate-trained and it seems they did...

    Started by Gethenian, 11-02-2013 07:00 AM
    crate training, crates
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 755
    11-02-2013 06:53 PM Go to last post
  2. Gone Long Periods of Time

    My dog is a 4 year old female Schnoodle (schnauzer/poodle). I've had problems (All my fault, I'm a lazy procrastinator teenage who really shouldn't...

    Started by Nahara46, 10-30-2013 10:52 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 10,161
    11-01-2013 11:43 PM Go to last post
  3. Crate Training Question

    After reading every bit of information I could find on crate training a new puppy, I'm still confused. Every reference I've seen says to slowly...

    Started by sprinter, 10-31-2013 08:27 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 475
    11-01-2013 12:11 PM Go to last post
  4. Samoyed puppy breed purity

    Hi Guys, I got my new 8 weeks samoyed puppy(alaska) few days ago. I dont know why but i have doubt about its breed purity. when I look at samoyed...

    Started by aalghoul, 10-02-2013 12:07 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 3,534
    11-01-2013 11:32 AM Go to last post
  5. Temporary Neutering Chip

    I did a search under Temporary Neutering Chip but didn`t see anything posted so I was just wondering if anybody has had any experience with this. ...

    Started by Thane Teddy, 10-14-2013 01:43 AM
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    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 4,837
    11-01-2013 10:27 AM Go to last post
  6. Twice/ day enough to pee?

    Our newly rescued 3 year old daschund/chihuahua mix has only been peeing twice per day and I was just wondering if that is enough. Her health is...

    Started by DMBFiredancer, 10-31-2013 03:27 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,790
    11-01-2013 08:34 AM Go to last post
  7. 1st time owning puppy as adult. Feel like a child and need help

    So my Boglen Terrier was feeling sick for a few days, lots of diarrhea, and little vomit. Took her to the vet, hey ran the parvo test as she isn't...

    Started by Gkamens, 10-24-2013 11:12 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 749
    10-30-2013 02:55 PM Go to last post
  8. My puppy won't walk or move on the leash

    He has soo much energy and I'd like to start giving him daily walks but he won't move, he just lays there. Off leash and he's all over the place...

    Started by andreangil, 06-20-2009 03:48 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 142,728
    10-30-2013 02:44 PM Go to last post
  9. Question LOOOOT of questions. Am I doing this right?

    edited: His regiment has changed. I just got Lakoda (working name, so far he doesn't respond to it.) on Sunday, October 20th. Information about...

    Started by SaffronTea, 10-23-2013 12:45 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 652
    10-30-2013 02:04 PM Go to last post
  10. How to get puppy home

    I am adopting a 12 week old husky lab cross and will be picking her up next weekend. The problem is I have no idea how to physically get her home in...

    Started by Kimmi87, 10-30-2013 10:29 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 238
    10-30-2013 10:29 AM Go to last post
  11. Unhappy Puppy misbehaving after time away

    Hi, I have been training my puppy (4 month old staffy x kelpie) basic training skills - such as sit, stay, stop, wait etc to get her into some...

    Started by Cbaum, 10-29-2013 05:13 AM
    behaviour, naughty, puppy, training
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 618
    10-29-2013 09:19 AM Go to last post
  12. Pooping in pet stores

    My 6 month old dog poops in pet stores without fail. Doesn't matter if he just went an hour ago. EVERY SINGLE TIME. In the store he doesn't sniff...

    Started by Happyxix, 10-03-2013 10:26 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 3,290
    10-29-2013 08:22 AM Go to last post
  13. Question Must-have items for new puppy?

    Hello all. We will be bringing he our first Aussie pup as soon as s/he is born and weaned. So I still have plenty of time to prepare. I am trying to...

    Started by aussielove, 10-14-2013 10:47 AM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,660
    10-28-2013 06:46 PM Go to last post
  14. Best food for Maltese puppy?

    Hi my name is Pawel and I am a new dog owner, Little over 2 months ago I got Maltese puppy for my gf, The breader I bought it from adviced me to...

    Started by Dziadyga, 10-28-2013 09:08 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 585
    10-28-2013 11:12 AM Go to last post
  15. What is OK to feed your dog?

    I started this as a specific question about chicken wing tips but decided to branch it out to ALL types of bones/meat scraps because I'm sure I'm not...

    Started by Gethenian, 10-28-2013 12:34 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 574
    10-28-2013 10:42 AM Go to last post
  16. Registering with AKC?

    Hello Everyone :wave: I'll be getting a new puppy in a couple of weeks and I was wondering, apart from shows/competitions, what is the purpose for...

    Started by Machiavelli's, 10-22-2013 03:55 PM
    advice, akc, puppy, purpose, register
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 817
    10-27-2013 10:58 PM Go to last post
  17. Two pups and a doggy door

    So heres the deal: I just purchased a new house and am looking to get a weimaraner and husky puppy at the same time. I work full time, but...

    Started by ehehevan, 10-24-2013 04:33 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 715
    10-27-2013 08:24 PM Go to last post
  18. Owning a Puppy and Working Full Time.. Need Your Advice!

    Hi there, I am a new poster here. I have read some of the threads related to the topic that I am posting on, however, my circumstances are a...

    Started by hsky12, 10-24-2013 07:53 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 4,124
    10-27-2013 05:15 PM Go to last post
  19. Question Papillon coat growth...?

    How long exactly does it take for a Papillon to grow a full lush coat, when they are already an adult, not a puppy? Sunny's coat is at the length of...

    Started by Yui, 12-03-2009 06:09 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    fluff papillon coat lush
    • Replies: 55
    • Views: 20,625
    10-27-2013 04:22 PM Go to last post
  20. Puppy easily distracted and won't poop outside

    My puppy Zayn is a 9 month old Cairn Terrier/Shepherd mix and has been potty trained to poop outside since he was 3 months old. The problem is, I...

    Started by ZaynsMom, 10-25-2013 07:06 PM
    distractions, pooping
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 5,123
    10-27-2013 10:43 AM Go to last post

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