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  1. Puppy too scared

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    Hey everyone. I am really in a weird place right now. I imported a central Asian puppy from Ukraine last Sunday. The problem is that this puppy is too scared. As if it went through a trauma or something. The moment it sees someone coming towards it, it hides. And won't walk if you reach it just...
  2. HELP! Puppy needs SERIOUS training!

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    Now, I'm not sure if you saw my first post about how it made my Simba seem so sweet and perfect. Don't get me wrong, he's adorable, and oh so sweet! But he needs training, and fast. Simba is a 6 month old Pomeranian Puppy, he is so sweet and loving. He has never purposefully hurt or growled at...
  3. Impulse control around other dogs

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Do you ever have those days when you think you've done everything wrong?? :redface:Today was definitely one of those! I have a 5 1/2 month puppy who is lovely. He was great visiting grandparents over christmas and even convinced my dog hating grandma that they're not so bad. He has brilliant...
  4. Puppy Training Issues

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    We have a 6 month old female Cavachon puppy, named Gracie, and a 5 year old male Cavachon, named Oliver. We have had both Oliver and Gracie since they were each 8 weeks old. We had zero problems training Oliver, but all sorts of problems with Gracie. Oliver is 18.5 pounds and full grown while...
  5. Advice in training new puppy!!

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    Hi everyone. We just got a new puppy, Piper. She is 7 weeks old and is a valley bulldog (for those not familiar with the breed it originated by crossing a boxer with an English bulldog, so they are kind of a hybrid of the two.) While our first dog, Rosie was submissive and eager to please...
  6. Is your dog Doing what you want?

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  7. What age for puppy kindergarten classes?

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    I've heard some say 'Not until their shots are done" then read others from a vet organisation that the risk of illness was very low and the socialization is crucial. Thoughts and experiences? The obedience training club I'd like to explore has a class, but I missed it by 2 weeks. The positive...
  8. What is the first thing I should train my puppy to do?

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Hey guys, Its time I start training my puppy but I do not know where to start. What is the first and most important thing to in-still in Charlie? This poll made me think potty training is of most importance. Is this true? https://www.hubub.com/187635/187681
  9. New Puppy Owner--HELP!

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    I adopted a cute little Terrier Mix last month. Her name is Sochi. This is my first time having a house pet. Sochi is currently taking puppy training classes at Petsmart. I'm feeling a bit frustrated with the class because, while we're working on introducing basic commands, its not that she...
  10. Teaching a puppy to "sit".

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    Chico: Chihuahua, 11 weeks, male. I've been practicing "sit" with Chico for about a week now (2-3 times a day for 5-10 minutes). We always do it after a play session and before a meal. I use his meal/kibble as his rewards for the training session. I watched several videos on how to train a dog...
  11. Puppy leash training- am I doing it wrong?

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    There are moments of brilliance when he walks right next to me, but other times, when he wants to wander away from me, and sniff stuff, etc. I have watched many Youtube videos on how to train walking on a leash without pulling. Stop moving, sometimes turn the other direction, bring him back...
  12. Puppy training

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    Hi all I wanted to just introduce my self. I'm rani from UK n I've now bought a lab X roti girl only 8 weeks old. I'd like some tips on how to train her, as ever time I do the basics before saying sits she sits down n before saying stand she's up. My last dog was a alsation X dober n was trained...
  13. Help! My mother currently lives with us & is foiling our attempts at puppy training!

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    Help! My mother currently lives with us & is foiling our attempts at puppy training! As I said, my mom has been living with us for two months. We have a 5 month old puppy that my husband and I have been doing our darndest to train with consistency since he was 8 weeks old. However, no matter...
  14. Puppy jumps on daycare kids and parents.

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    I am at a loss on how to stop my puppy from jumping on parents and kidz when they arrive in the morning or getting picked up. I know what I am suppose to do but I am unable to completely give my attention to training the puppy because parents want my attention to be on their children. ( and...
  15. How to raise a obediant puppy with a Misbehaved older dog already in home?

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    We have a 4 year old hound retriever cross (Abbey) who's lived with us since she was a puppy. She is a little spoiled and has some behaviors we should have corected years ago Sleeping on bed, barking when people come to the door, park near our home, very possessive of balls, very vocal when she...
  16. Potty training a 11 week old puppy

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    I've been lurking around this forum for some time now. Before getting a puppy and since to familiarize myself with the potty training and house training. We just got a new puppy (Shih Tzu / Maltese mix) a week ago and have been potty training. So far he has had two accidents. Both times I feel...
  17. New puppy and school starts Monday?

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    This is my first post and I hope to be an active participant. I lost my 15 year old Jack Russell 'Coach' a month ago and my daughter was heart broken. I really tried to wait until next summer to get a puppy but she seemed to need a new focus so I broke down and got a puppy this week ... And...
  18. Searching for the best routine

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    So Montana (14 week old Akbash/pyrenees) and I are finally back here in Seattle after about two months in the dry heat of central Montana. Needless to say he likes it much better as it is about 20-30 degrees cooler here, and moist. So now that we've beat the heat I'm searching for the best...
  19. Help training w/ aggression

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    Hi all, I'm a new puppy owner (mastiff) who is about 3 and a half months old. She's responded well to click training, and can sit, come, stay, go to her crate and find her toy when told. The only problem is she is extremely aggressive and does not respond to being told no or any type of...
  20. Puppy Training Methods : Which do you use?

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    Hello, I'm intrigued to know which methods of training people use for the puppies in there life? We decided to use a 'Positive Reinforcement' method, rarely raising the voice and always showing the correct behaviour then praising for it. However it's all perfectly good in black and white but...
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