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  1. ESA for Misophonia and Mild OCD

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Good evening everybody! I know people online can not give me an official diagnosis, but if any of you could kindly give me some direction, that would be extremely appreciated. I am a college freshman living on campus, and within the past months, my misophonia has gotten worse (self-diagnosed...
  2. Can't stop dog from licking sister's infected ears

    Dog Health Questions
    (Not sure if this is the appropriate forum) I have 4 miniature schnauzers, ages ranging from 9 months to 4 years. My second oldest is a male named Kumo. His baby "sister," Kavi, is his favourite and he regularly grooms her, particularly her ears. I've read that this is a show of affection so I...
  3. Severe OCD

    Dog Health Questions
    My 4 year old Parsons Russell Terrier has severe obsessive behavior and I am looking for any advice/similar experiences people have. This is not just one or two small obsessions once in a while. She is completely absorbed by light/shadows every day. In the morning she freaks out when the...
  4. Fly Catcher's Syndrome?

    Dog Health Questions
    Something awful has overcome my otherwise healthy 10 month old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, completely out of the blue. Louie woke up on Wednesday morning like he does every other morning. I took him out to do his business and he came inside, sat on the floor mat and started swatting at an...
  5. Consistent cleaning.

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    My 9 week old black lab/aussie shepherd mix has been cleaning himself what seems like all the time, since the day we brought him home. I'm worried as I've heard of dogs having OCD. Also, relatedly he chases his tail and gnaws on his hind legs even while we're playing with him. For instance...