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  1. Fear-Aggression new dog help

    Dog Training Forum
    My husband and I just recently got a corgi, he just turned 2. We also currently own an 8 year old american-staffordshire terrier. Our corgi took really quickly to my husband and gets along with our current dog just fine. He is fine when my husband puts his leash on or off him, he goes straight...
  2. anxious dog - desperate for solution

    Dog Health Questions
    Hi there, this is my first post here. I've tried other forums but never got much of a response. My dog, KD, is a 3.5 year old female mixed breed (we think pit/dobie/chocolate lab) She's a rescue and we got her when she was about 8 months old. She has always been a problem free dog, other than...
  3. Romanian Rescue Dog - Issues

    Dog Rescue Forum
    Freddie is Romanian, he was unwanted and kept in an outside kennel with little human interaction for about the first year of his life and then dumped in a public shelter. He was rescued from there and a foster carer looked after and worked with him for around 5 months and then put him up for...
  4. Terrified Dog

    General Dog Forum
    We got a 3 year old border collie from a rescue charity. Her name is Sweet Pea.. She has a lovely temperament, but she must have been very badly beaten in the past, and becomes terrified at nothing at all. She seems particularly afaid of men, and therefore of me. At the start, if I caught doing...
  5. Growing dog aggression, ball/play obsession, compulsive behaviors driving us crazy!

    General Dog Forum
    Please help us! Our obsessive dog is becoming more anxious and aggressive towards other animals and people. My wife (originally her dog) and I have a 6 year old pit mix. Since I've know my wife (he's her dog), he has this obsessive need to play fetch ALL OF THE TIME. And his obsession has gotten...
  6. New rescue is terrified of my husband

    Dog Training Forum
    Hi there! I recently adopted a rescue dog, he is 9 - a real sweet boy. He is shy and fearful from his past but not at all aggressive. He mainly runs away and hides if he is afraid. He has really become very attached to me and doesn't venture more than a foot away from me (unless I command him...
  7. Fearfully aggressive Shepherd puppy!

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Hello all! Sorry if this post is in the wrong section of the thread, but I am seeking help for my 4 month old German Shepherd puppy! A while back ago I have gotten my first dog, after 16 years of wanting a puppy, I had gotten one. At 8 weeks we received our gorgeous boy, Cody, who we love to...
  8. Puppy pees when scared

    Dog Training Forum
    Hi all, I've got a 3-1/2-month-old male Cavalier puppy who's pretty good with the whole house training business, is starting to sleep through the night, and is an all-around great little guy. Our only issue is that whenever he is surprised/scared, he pees. This isn't really submissive...
  9. newly adopted dog barks and lunges at cars, need help

    Dog Training Forum
    hi! recently adopted a 2 year old spitz mix... kind of looks like a jindo or akita mix but i am not sure. his name is bread and he is around 2 years old, about 35lbs (trying to get him to eat more!!) and he only has 1 eye. bread is mostly a good dog with a great demeanor, he is very mellow...
  10. I decided to join to save my dog from adoption

    Attention All New Members
    Hello, I will post in the proper forum once my account has been activated by posting here I guess, I just recently got this dog about a week ago or so and he worked out great for awhile now it's to the point I thought about getting rid of him. He has started to uncontrollably pee on the floor...
  11. Long Story Not-So-Short

    Dog Training Forum
    Hello all! So I am in a bit of a situation. I am in dire need of ways to help my 2 year old Siberian husky. He is a rescue, but looks like he is a pure bred husky boy. He is neutered, and has a bit of a complicated past with me. A little under a year ago, a friend of mine decided he needed...
  12. Help! Puppy suddenly having trouble with crate?

    Attention All New Members
    I have a 4.5 month old jack russell/cocker spaniel puppy. She has been great since 8 weeks at sleeping in her crate, no muss, no fuss. The last week she's been having lots of trouble with her crate. She howls intensely when she's put in, when she wakes up, if she hears movement, etc. Have...
  13. (Fear?) Agression

    Dog Training Forum
    Hi everyone :) First of all a brief introduction. I have a male mixed terrier breed dog for three years now. We adopted him from a shelter when he was about 2-3 months old. Needless to say that since then he was always being cared of, never neglected or mistreated. Since he came, I tried to...
  14. New puppy- New questions

    Attention All New Members
    We have quite a few pups under our belt that have all turned out to be pretty amazing adults. We lost our lovely girl earlier this year to cancer/neuro problems , and adopted a new girl pup in her memory (lab/dane mix) She is currently 13 weeks old, we have had her for 5 of those weeks. She is...
  15. Help! My pup is now being aggressive in class

    Dog Training Forum
    Hello, My German Shepherd pup, Marlo, has been attending classes since he was 8 weeks old. He was always shy and fearful. He would hide under the chairs while we were waiting for classes to start. Once class started, he would join in and he has learnt basic obedience with ease. Now he expresses...
  16. 6 mo. puppy fearful at doggy daycare

    General Dog Forum
    Yesterday we tried 1/2 day at doggy daycare- thinking it would wear him out & give me a calmer evening. I could see him on the web cam, and he looked happy, but awhile later, they had him quarantined. He was in a see through cage in the room so he could get used to the other dogs, but the...
  17. hi everyone!

    Attention All New Members
    Hey! Im Andrea, Im a new(ish) groomer of two years. My dog is Sammy Davis Jr Jr, mostly referred to as Sammy Davis, and she is a mini schnauzer, about 1.5 years old we were never sure. She is my first dog. You'd think a groomer would have had a dog, but I got into grooming by chance and had...
  18. 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...
  19. Puppy Becoming More Timid with Age

    Dog Training Forum
    I have a mixed breed puppy, Sacha, that will be 11 months old in a few days. It seems as she has gotten older, she has become more fearful of very random situations that she didn't previously have a problem with. Some examples: She now automatically goes into the submissive position when...
  20. Please help, aggression in 9 week old puppy, not normal play biting

    Dog Training Forum
    I just recently got an 8 week old Red Heeler/Lab mix puppy. She is very cute and we love her to death, but there have been a few problems. She is showing signs of aggression. And not play biting or just not having bite inhibition, like actual aggression. She does well with listening when we tell...
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