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Hi everyone. I need advice! How do you deal with someone who is completely oblivious to their dogs' behavior?

My husband's best friend and his girlfriend have two rescue dogs, a young male and a senior female. The dogs are friendly with people but very reactive toward other dogs. The senior female really doesn't want to be messed with at all and makes that very clear, but they do not advocate for her. They're constantly putting her in stressful situations (which is basically any interaction with any dog) and letting her "defend herself" by snapping. The young male is very dominant and overbearing, and in my opinion, aggressive. His body language is very clear to me, but they don't seem to recognize it. They often say, "that's just how he plays." When he does attack other dogs (which I've seen him do on two occasions), they put a shock collar on him. It's absolutely horrific. I know better than to ever let my dogs play with them... but it's still really unpleasant to be around these people with their dogs. Do I say something? The girlfriend used to be a vet tech, so I have a feeling she would be defensive... but I'm not sure what to do. Is this not my business? Or is it my responsibility to step in for the sake of the dogs? Please help!
 
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