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  1. Helping friend with new dog

    Dog Training Forum
    So I have a friend who just got a new dog, 2 year old black and tan coonhound. She already has another dog, dachshund, older but not an senior. She JUST got the dog and is freaking some. I have tried to give her advice but like some other options. Little background. Dog is a rescue and the...
  2. Hoarding/hiding food habits and how to rid them of these habits?

    Dog Training Forum
    So, my new dog (Bailey-G.Shepherd/R.Heeler) is a new rescue directly from the streets. One behavior I am noticing is if I give her a treat/chew-bone/reward/or her food, she tends to try to search all the rooms of the house while holding it in her mouth for a place to store/hide it for...
  3. aggressive dog in one situation

    General Dog Forum
    Hi all, I have a unique situation (or i think it is anyhow). I have a beagle mix (fixed female, named Bandit) that i regularly bring over to a friends house who has a mini dashund (in tact male named copper) and a cocker spaniel (fixed female, named jersey, newest to "pack" by a couple of...
  4. House Training Frustration!

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Hello! I am new to puppies and dog forums so allow me to introduce myself... My name is Madison! I am the proud mommy of a beautiful sweetie pie named Bear. He is an 11 month old Rottie and I also have a cute little rescue named George that we just got back in April! Ive had Bear since he was...
  5. 2 New Dogs, 1 New House, Help!

    Dog Training Forum
    Hi all, I am a new user and was wondering if anyone can help me out! 1 week ago my husband and I adopted a stray dog (Molly). She is a very sweet and laid back dog. We are guessing that she is about 6-12 months old. She has been pretty good with all of the training we have been trying. As of...
  6. Newly adopted dog separation anxiety

    Dog Training Forum
    My 3 year old Sheltie/Golden Retriever mix is the epitome of a sweetheart. She's incredibly calm and mellow and is doing relatively well with her basic training. She rarely barks and is perfectly house trained. The problem is, we can't leave her alone. As soon as we walk out the front door she...
  7. Introducing a new dog or puppy question

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    I am currently considering adopting a rescue dog or puppy. I am currently in university and I have already spent a great deal of time figuring out all the issues related to time with my schedule, and I have thought a lot about plans once I finish school. I know that I would be able to handle a...
  8. how to introduce new adult American Staffordshire Terrier to small dogs

    General Dog Forum
    HELP ME introduce new adult American Staffordshire Terrier to small dogs [SIZE="4"]Hi! I just took on a 3yo male American Staffordshire Terrier (Choppa) today, as my cousin had to leave the country due to unavoidable circumstances and begged me to adopt him. His only other option was the pound...
  9. Leaving 2 dogs alone together

    Dog Training Forum
    I have had my 2.5 yr old lab mix teddy since he was a puppy. He is very high energy and I had problems with him being destructive about a year ago. It was solved by giving him more activity to burn off all his extra energy. He started doing really well being left alone until 6 months ago when i...
  10. Please help

    General Dog Forum
    I just adopted a 2 year old female BullBoxer Pit (who has just been spayed) from the pound. she had been brutally beaten and the people there said when she came in she was almost dead. she is shy but not skid-dish, and is very calm (doesn't bark or tear stuff up). she interacts well with other...
  11. Understanding my dog after bringing another dog into the house

    General Dog Forum
    Hi, I am new here and I have been searching the internet to understand my dog's recent behavior, and haven't found anything very helpful. I figured you might be able to help me. I have a six year old female black lab/german shorthair pointer mix (Zoe). My boyfriend's dog has recently moved...
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