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  1. Corgi owner! Barking question

    Attention All New Members
    Hi everyone, My name is Mark. I have a year and a half old corgi named Buster. We also have a rescue dog named Dixie. I have a question. He doesn't bark often but when he does, it's usually at one of us. He doesn't bark at people outside or other dogs. It only seems to be when he gets excited...
  2. territorial barking??

    Dog Training Forum
    I've read through most of the barking posts in Dog Training - not all. I've employed some of the techniques I've read about. I have a 10 month old Mini Schnauzer named Jack, who barks under certain conditions. If we are home and someone visits or walks by our apartment, he will bark. If we...
  3. Strange dogs

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    Hello, I need some advice on dog behaviour. I get nervous around strange dogs, and yesterday I visited a friend. While entering his back yard, I noticed he had two large dogs that sprinted to the gate and barked loudly and jumped up. Even though I know barking is natural, I wasn't sure at all...
  4. Needing advise with a puppy !!!

    Dog Training Forum
    Ok first I know some people are going to say its going to take time be patient. So I guess this is wanting advise anb knowing if we are doing this right. I have a new puppy. She is 3 months old, born in April. She is a Lab mix. The other half we are not sure on. The shelter said Neffie but...
  5. Rescue dog barking and growling

    Dog Training Forum
    Hi, I have, almost three weeks ago, rehomed a little dog rescued from a puppy farm. She is about a year old and a dachshun x poodle! She has latched on to me as I work from home all day and she sees me the most. However, if anyone comes into the house she barks and growls and backs away. But...
  6. Barking in Crate - Training Timeline?

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Some background: I've always considered myself at an "experienced amateur" level when it comes to dog training -- I always had dogs (and worked with them) growing up, and I was a pretty committed volunteer at the humane society in our last town (4+ hours a week.) But, this is my first dog, as...
  7. Barking issues with small dog

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    My small dog barks at everything. I have tried water bottles, consistent NO! I am not home all the time and my family must endure this constant annoyance. Any thoughts? I have considered bark collars but am not sure which one. I have read a little about them here...
  8. The ridiculous claims of a BYB...

    General Dog Forum
    So I was browsing kijiji today and saw an add for a 3 month old Chihuahua/Chinese Crested Powederpuff that the seller claims has never barked ever and also has and never will shed. 1. A Chihuahua mix that doesn't bark (especially with a CC that aren't known for not barking) don't make me laugh...
  9. New Member searching for some help & advice for my mum & her dog regards his barking

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    New Member searching for some help & advice for my mum & her dog regards his barking Hi, I'm writing concerning my mums dog, Buster. He is a 7 1/2 yr old Havenese cross. He has always had barking issues since she got him as a pup. She hadn't known until collecting him from his original home...
  10. HELP!!! new dog vs. old dog

    Dog Training Forum
    I recently adopted a really sweet 1 yr old lab Shepard mix male. I currently have a shepard lab female that is 4 years old. I think I introduced them wrong now they bark when ever we leave the room when this never happened before and my older dog is intolerable of the new dog which surprises me...
  11. Growling and Quiet Woofing?

    Dog Training Forum
    I have a rescue Papillon who had a great home up until his owner died unexpectedly. He was trapped in the house with her for several days before he was found. I ended up with him about four years ago, and it was only recently that this problem began. He has always been pretty neurotic and I'm...
  12. Rescue Dog that is Terrified of All People... help! How do we help her?

    Dog Rescue Forum
    Hi everyone! We just adopted a two year old (par the vet, although we were told three) Pug/Jack Russell Terrier. She is the sweetest dog to us (my husband and I). She loves belly rubs, and is a huge cuddler! She likes my other dog Barney, and together they will run and run at the park together...
  13. 9 Week old puppy barking and whining, need help!

    Dog Training Forum
    Hello, I have a 9 week old red heeler/lab mix. She's a cutie but she is quite vocal! She just won't take to her kennel. We've tried everything. We cover it, we play soft "doggy" music, we put toys in there, we give her a kong (she doesn't care for it), we feed her in there so she sees it's a...
  14. Pom Barking issue

    Dog Training Forum
    I'm frustrated to say the least...our 1 year old Pomeranian will not stop barking at noises. Its a nervous bark. I have heard that the security, form fitting jackets have helped some dogs stop this annoying habit...any ideas?
  15. Barking obsessively at friend/ future roommate

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Hey, I just adopted a manchester terrier beagle mix about two weeks ago. He has been okay most of the time but he barks obsessively. The only time he would bark before is for attention, but today my friend came over and Tidus (the dog) just started to bark at her. He was fine when he met her...
  16. Over-Eager Outside[r]

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    This was my intro post: http://www.dogforums.com/attention-all-new-members/196353-new-here-need-advice.html#post2162825 Our new fur-baby, Lyra, may be part Chow Chow, and this may be why she - according to her previous owners - practically house-trained herself. She's only had an accident...
  17. Separation anxiety in 4 month old puppy?

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    My sister's dog had a litter of 1/2 Bloodhound 1/2 Basset Hound puppies and as my graduation present, I was given one. I got her at 8 weeks and 3 days, now she's 16 weeks and a day. If I leave her, for even literally 30 seconds, she will bark and whine as loud as possible, and whenever I return...
  18. Strange behaviour - growling and barking at nothing?

    General Dog Forum
    My Luna has been having strange episodes lately. The following thing has happened three times (that I know of): she will be resting quietly, and all of a sudden, for no apparent reason, she will stand up and let out this low, mean-sounding growl - she NEVER growls like that, she growls in play...
  19. Non-vocal dog crying at night..only!

    Dog Training Forum
    Four month old puppy... He was recently neutered (a week ago today.) He was previously crate trained and was doing great...sleeping through the night..no accidents..no whining. Suddenly, he whines non stop! He whines in the crate, out of the crate, in the bed, before going out to potty, once...
  20. Bark is worse than her bite.

    General Dog Forum
    Hi all, a new experience happened to me today and I was wondering if anyone had any advice. I have a 10 month old border collie/lab/mereema and she is a little unruly on the obedience side. She is fine enough when we are alone, but bring other people into the mix and she gets super excited...
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