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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
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    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: 4,984
    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
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    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: 113,186
    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: 47,669
    12-26-2006 04:07 PM Go to last post
  1. Puppy with Giardia

    Hi, my four-and-a-half-old puppy was just diagnosed with Giardia. I have had her for only ten days and am pretty sure she came to me infected. Has...

    Started by Dogmom60, 02-21-2017 10:50 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 148
    02-24-2017 05:52 AM Go to last post
  2. Introducing two new dogs to a new home

    Hi Guys, My girlfriend and I are making our mind up whether to get one or two dogs and how we introduce them to our home in the next week. I...

    Started by Honestviking, 02-15-2017 01:29 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 247
    02-23-2017 03:56 PM Go to last post
  3. Excited/Submissive Peeing 1.25 hours

    The pup is 7 months old and is a consistent excited/submissive peeer (sic?). I've tested it on our housekeeper who our pup has seen through a baby...

    Started by Concerned, 02-23-2017 02:27 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 129
    02-23-2017 02:29 PM Go to last post
  4. IMPOSSIBLE to Potty Train

    Hello - I am not a new dog owner, but my year and a half old Maltese, Madi, is certainly acting like she's a puppy. My family and I have had her...

    Started by alexis_irlbeck, 02-22-2017 11:48 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 124
    02-23-2017 09:55 AM Go to last post
  5. Dog Daycare. Any Precautions Needed?

    My turning 7 month old pup has finished her round of vaccinations and I'm planning to have her socialized in a certified pro trainer's dog daycare....

    Started by Concerned, 02-20-2017 06:17 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 247
    02-21-2017 03:50 PM Go to last post
  6. Dog suddenly nervous in car

    Hi guys, I'm back. Recently I asked how to deal with my hyperactive blue heeler, and while things have actually began to improve, I'm now dealing...

    Started by miarup, 02-12-2017 07:35 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 210
    02-18-2017 06:13 PM Go to last post
  7. New puppy schedule

    Hey guys! It's day number four since I brought home my new puppy! He's actually doing very well! He goes outside for potty most of the times and...

    Started by Gloria26, 02-17-2017 04:38 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 230
    02-17-2017 02:34 PM Go to last post
  8. Blue heeler pup is crazy! Help.

    Hey, everyone. A bit of backstory: I recently moved to Southwest Colorado and adopted a blue heeler pup named Henry. Ive had him since he was...

    Started by miarup, 01-10-2017 08:32 PM
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    02-16-2017 07:39 PM Go to last post
  9. First day(night mostly)

    Sooooo...my new puppy arrived home today!! And I have to say I have mixed feelings! While he is a total sweetheart and the cutest thing and I...

    Started by Gloria26, 02-14-2017 04:57 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 286
    02-15-2017 11:44 PM Go to last post
  10. Few behavior/training questions

    Hi everyone. I recently adopted a 2-year old Husky/GSD mix named Mithril ( I rambled a bit more about this on my introduction post ). So far he's...

    Started by Caulo, 02-04-2017 04:04 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 331
    02-15-2017 06:26 PM Go to last post
  11. 9 mo. Old Puppy Suddenly Not Sleeping Through Night

    Hello! I am the owner of a 9 month old Brittany. She is house-trained and has been sleeping through the night since she was 3 months old-- until...

    Started by alyssacpeters, 02-15-2017 08:01 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 98
    02-15-2017 09:11 AM Go to last post
  12. Introducing puppy to house cat

    Hello guys! So, westie pup owner to be here! And really nervous about many stuff! I am a university student but I live in an apartment of my own. In...

    Started by Gloria26, 01-31-2017 03:42 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 215
    02-11-2017 06:58 PM Go to last post
  13. Smile What dog should I get? Please help.

    Hi everyone, i want to apologize in advance for my bad english. So, I want to get a dog, I've wanted a dog ever since I was little but all my...

    Started by CoDGAS, 01-29-2017 04:05 PM
    breed of dog, help me decide, new dog owner, puppy, what breed to get
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 391
    02-11-2017 02:02 PM Go to last post
  14. New Puppy- not mine, but I need some help with some issues

    Hi guys. Any tips would be very appreciated. I wanted to premise this before I start. I understand much of what I'm about to discuss here are not...

    Started by FighterFlower, 02-09-2017 01:11 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 276
    02-11-2017 12:36 AM Go to last post
  15. Vaccination schedule for a rescue adult Dog

    Hello, I am most likely rescuing an adult German Shepherd, may be a mix, I don't know. She is an adult, and the person who found her has tried...

    Started by oxonian, 02-05-2017 01:49 AM
    dog, vaccination
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 273
    02-09-2017 04:45 AM Go to last post
  16. Post Training e-Book Recommendations

    Can anyone recommend a book that gives information and suggestions for training a dog? Mine is starting from scratch. He's a 3-year-old rescue that...

    Started by NevilleDog, 02-06-2017 12:42 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 173
    02-07-2017 10:07 AM Go to last post
  17. Humping

    Awkward question but why is my 14 week old puppy already trying to hump my roommates dog?

    Started by Jerry1273, 02-04-2017 11:54 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 141
    02-05-2017 01:18 AM Go to last post
  18. Question Behavior issue? Toilet paper biting.

    Hi again. Here with another question, now about behavior. Nadyezhda is now behaving with her potty training, yesterday she got off the couch...

    Started by Cleyequien, 02-02-2017 03:29 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 234
    02-04-2017 09:17 PM Go to last post
  19. 11 week old Old English Sheepdog sort of a jerk.

    We've been taking her to puppy playgroup for the past couple of weeks. She really enjoys it, but she is WAY too rough with the other dogs. Her...

    Started by hellowombat, 02-04-2017 11:54 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 207
    02-04-2017 12:46 PM Go to last post
  20. New puppy and adult dog introduction

    Me and my partner have recently welcomed a new 10 week old puppy (Teddie) into our family. All aspects of her training have been succesful and she...

    Started by christoph, 02-03-2017 12:08 PM
    crate, puppy
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 136
    02-03-2017 07:51 PM Go to last post

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