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  1. Help with adolescent dog's barking!

    Dog Training Forum
    Okay, so I have a nearly 5 month old cavalier/bichon frise and I fear he is reached the dreaded stage of adolescence. He has started barking very loudly at myself, my friend who sits for him, when he is in his crate, and at strangers. I have not had him that long, so I am not entirely sure if he...
  2. New Rescue Dog, Issues with Adjustment...Advice?

    General Dog Forum
    Hello: I would love some advice from anyone with experience adopting rescues. My husband and I just adopted a 7 month old male Wheaten Terrier, Griffin, from a local rescue a little over a week and a half ago. His previous family was loving, but did not have the time to train him since they...
  3. Preparing for Dog Adolescence

    Dog Training Forum
    I'm hoping for some tips and guidance from people who have gone through adolescence with their dogs. I have a 9-week old lab/shepherd mix and am doing all I can to start enforcing boundaries and my dominance now. And, of course, to socialize! However, I know the inevitable is coming. My...
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