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  1. too cold - getting my dog to pee inside

    Dog Health Questions
    I know this is counter to everything I've learned but it is just too cold outside for my dog (4yr old Welsh Terrier). Tried to take him out 4 times today. We didn't last 5 minutes before he began limping from cold feet. He won't wear booties. For the next day and a half I need him to go on...
  2. Potty training + cold weather

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Hi everyone, I finally got my new puppy! :whoo: Everything is going great, however this 25 degree weather is awful. When we first came home he went potty in designated area, however, afterwards, he simply does not want to potty outside because it's so cold he starts to shake, I know he needs...
  3. 5 Questions regarding my puppy

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    First of all I would like to say HI!:wave: to the comunity. I am new here and I am also new at dog ownership so please bare with me. I searched for almost a week all about puppies, his needs, and the responsibilities that bound on having a puppy. But there are some questions that I can't seem...
  4. How cold can it be for me to keep a dog outside?

    General Dog Forum
    I'm keeping a dog for my friend for about a month, and then she's going back to his house (which is in another city). She stays outside in the yard because my parents don't want her to come into the house (they're afraid of dogs). This has worked out fine (she's a great dog!), but it's getting...
  5. I think my 11 MO Lab might have a cold...?

    Dog Health Questions
    I went out of town for a week and came home yesterday to find what I can basically describe as a horrific situation. The pet sitter I had hired had needed to leave earlier in the morning (about 7) and so I hired a neighbor to look after my guide dog in training and my other two dogs for the...
  6. Outdoor potty during the winter months

    General Dog Forum
    Hey folks I have a one year old apricot pug that doesn't want to go do her thing during the winter months. She'll go pee but has a very difficult time trying to go poop in the snow. Yesterday was the worst experience. It was extremely windy, blowing snow all over the place, and I know she...
  7. My little girlie and boy (2 questions)

    General Dog Forum
    My little girl is about 3-4yrs old (not truely known, shelter dog ; beagle mixed with unknown) but i've had her for going on 2yrs now. I've never noticed before, but she's been shivering lately. Its not been very major, but she will be curled up on the floor or my laundry basket, perfectly...
  8. Too cold to walk a 7 y/o ACD female?

    Dog Training Forum
    How cold is too cold? I recently have been walking my 7 year old female ACD at night around midnight because it's usually the last thing I do before I got to bed. Now, my dad argues that the cold temperature is not good for her. So I am wondering what is a decent temperature for her. She...