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  1. Correcting Behaviour Toward A Specific Dog!

    Dog Training Forum
    Sorry for the long winded post! So, my 3 year old dog is having some issues with a specific dog in my apartment building. I happen to work at the front desk here and have my dog in the office with me so she's not always alone upstairs. Well, there is a resident here who will go by the office...
  2. Training (preferably clicker) ideas for my scottie?

    Dog Training Forum
    I've had my 10 month old Scottie, Finn, for 2 months now. In those two months he's developed an adamant bark whenever men, specifically my dad or boyfriend, are nearby. This barking hasn't really improved at all and he still seems to feel threatened by people who are not me or my mother. We've...
  3. Puppy Barks at Hair Dryer

    Dog Training Forum
    The lawn mower thread got me thinking about the best way to handle my own situation. Sasha is 12 weeks old. Her puppy pen is my bathroom, so she's there when I blow dry my hair. Also, because it is FREAKING COLD out now, I must use the dryer on Sasha after a bath or if she dumps her water dish...
  4. Fear Aggression at Certain Dogs

    Dog Training Forum
    Hello all, I am new to this forum, so sorry if this has already been brought up elsewhere. My dog Bandit just turned three. We think he's a Beagle Vizsla mix and we got him from a rescue organization when he was 12 weeks old. He's the sweetest happiest dog most of the time and always has...
  5. Puppy barks at household items

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    I have a 7 month old lab puppy, and he's recently acquired the habit of barking (in fear, it seems) at random household objects. First, it was a candle (unlit) that we had on our coffee table, then it was a set of coasters, then the remote TV control. And now, a set of books in a bookshelf...