Dog Behavior Problems

Share your dog's behavior problems such as aggression, barking, biting, chewing, digging, growling, howling, jumping, separation anxiety and whining with others. Many members have been through what you are experiencing... so you can learn from them.

another 13 month old GS recall problem

Hi Sara and Kjd! I could not believe my eyes - I opened up KoPets to write about exactly the same...

by jillbck1Feb 9, 2010

3 replies last post by kjd
Feb 12, 2010

Jelous male

Hi; I`ve got 2 promblems: 1.Why does my 3 month old female Doberman always P when she greets me...

by LizelleFeb 3, 2010

8 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Feb 10, 2010

13mth GSD Recall/Running Off Help

Hello Not ever posted before but I read and search often so thank you to the advice you have...

by SarahWebFeb 5, 2010

8 replies last post by kjd
Feb 10, 2010

Dog no longer will sleep in crate

I have a mini dachshund who is almost 7 months old. He has always slept in his crate in our living...

by Bean10Feb 5, 2010

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Feb 10, 2010

Attention Barking

Hi there, I am new for the forum and the pets' world. I never had any pet before in my life...

by ApisamaFeb 9, 2010

2 replies last post by Apisama
Feb 10, 2010

very excited

My husband and I resuced a terrier mix female dog about 4 years ago. I don't know her background...

by djhawkins4320Feb 6, 2010

1 replies last post by kjd
Feb 6, 2010

Moving house & separation anxiety

I sold my house and moved out with my 3 year old beagle last month and went to stay with a friend...

by CKBFeb 4, 2010

3 replies last post by kjd
Feb 5, 2010

Weimaraner training tips needed

Does anyone have experience with Weimaraners who could give me some training tips for a 1 year old...

by DotPieOct 12, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Feb 5, 2010

6 year old dog agression problems

I moved out of my parents house two years ago to attend university. They have a male dog named...

by MeliaeJun 16, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Feb 4, 2010

rescue dogs with issues

Dear fellow dog-lovers I'm trying to make a long story short but I'm looking for help with two...

by debbie-hathwayJun 12, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Feb 4, 2010

Dawdler when taken out for potty

I have a 3 year old Golden Retriever who is completely house trained, however, when taken outside...

by GoldngramzJan 26, 2010

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Feb 4, 2010

Our Little Girl "Foofi" Is In Heat

We have 3 Maltese family members. "Foofi", our little 4 year old girl...who has had 2 litters with...

by RicardoFeb 3, 2010

1 replies last post by kjd
Feb 4, 2010

Female Dog Aggression to Another Female in Household

I have a male doxie and female golden retriever, who have always gotten along even though they were...

by Suzyq821Jan 31, 2010

10 replies last post by kjd
Feb 2, 2010

Dog and people coming to door

Our cockapoo (1 part cocker spaniel,3 parts poodle) is now 4 years old). we've had him since he was...

by connerjee1Jan 31, 2010

1 replies last post by kjd
Jan 31, 2010

JR lead aggression

I have a 1 year old Jack russell bitch who exhibits dog aggression on the lead and sometimes off. I...

by stephenJan 12, 2010

9 replies last post by DogsInShanghai
Jan 30, 2010

Agression to other dogs in the house

Clifford is a 3 y/o English Cocker---he has suddenly become aggressive (snarling, nipping...

by CliffordJul 12, 2008

2 replies last post by KellyBurton
Jan 30, 2010

War Zone Dogs

We rescued two dogs from the ISPCA (Irish Society of Protection to Cruelty to Animals) over a year...

by rayshomeJan 29, 2010

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jan 29, 2010

Aggressive behavior to ONE person

Hello all, I just joined your forum today in hopes I can find resolution to my issue. I rescued...

by poodlemomJun 15, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 29, 2010

Protecting our home

We have a toy poodle, three years old. He's been in obedience class for 10 weeks and is doing very...

by PiperJun 17, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 29, 2010

Fearful dog.

My German Shepherd X rescue dog is fearful when out walking. I've had him just over a year now and...

by MarinaJun 18, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 29, 2010

Agressive German Shepard

:D:confused:I walk and care for four dogs, one of which is a seven year old rescue German Shepherd...

by Dukie-WalkerJul 7, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 29, 2010

How to solve that aggressive trait?

We have two "rescued" dogs Roxy and Sadie and have had them for about 2 1/2 years. When we adopted...

by MaggieJul 15, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 29, 2010

Swimming in pee

I have 2 rescued dogs.. Sammy, a female Cocker Spaniel, and Frank, a Tibetan Terrier/Chow mix. I've...

by callellenAug 4, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 29, 2010

Not bonding with our traumatized rescue dog

After a year of planning, we adopted a 7-month old GS mix in December. She had grown up neglected...

by GreencathJan 26, 2010

6 replies last post by Bennys-Mom
Jan 28, 2010

little dog big additude

My husband and I took in two little Havanese from our neighbor. She rescued them from someone...

by djhawkins4320Jan 22, 2010

2 replies last post by djhawkins4320
Jan 27, 2010

Aggression!

Sunna has started barking furiously at my housemate when he leaves the house. Since he is a...

by kjdDec 24, 2009

8 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jan 25, 2010

Brother & sister again on eating aggression

Seems like there is a never ending problem that arises. My almost 5 month brother and sister...

by swampyannJan 22, 2010

4 replies last post by swampyann
Jan 24, 2010

Urinating in Other People's Houses

I've never had this sort of problem before. Last Sunday, after walking from the car to the...

by kjdJan 24, 2010

2 replies last post by kjd
Jan 24, 2010

Dog Aggression (brothers)

I have two 3 yr old golden retrievers (brothers from the same litter). They are both neutered...

by loricanfieldSep 23, 2008

7 replies last post by swampyann
Jan 23, 2010

To eat or not to eat....

My rescued dog Frank has several behavior issues I am working through. One is baffling me. When I...

by callellenAug 4, 2008

3 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jan 23, 2010

Suggestions please

Hello :) I have a question that is just about to drive me crazy. Clipper is a Jack Russell...

by clippergloverJul 9, 2008

2 replies last post by kjd
Jan 23, 2010

Leash Aggression

My 2 dogs have really bad leash aggression right now. I thought it was under control and it's...

by jwoodsJul 10, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 23, 2010

Still a protective pup

My nearly 11 month old doxie mix puppy was spayed two weeks ago. She was a very barky puppy and...

by puppyloveSep 9, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 23, 2010

Aggression at times

I have three dogs, two GSP's 7 and 3,5 years old and a Springer Spaniel 3 months old that we got...

by Helen-MOct 30, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 23, 2010

Help ,dog aggression

hi there i have a 6 month old Staffordshire bull terrier he was well socialised with dogs from an...

by DebSep 10, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 22, 2010

Fear aggression?

Hi All, I am new to this website and through research found Daniel Stevens to be highly...

by robjmacrogerscomSep 16, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 22, 2010

food aggression with other dog only

We have two (litter mate) 14-month old English mastiffs. They lived very happily together until...

by drmavDec 29, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 22, 2010

Wild greetings

I have a 1 1/2 year old golden retriever who is very well behaved in everything but greetings. She...

by pinetreeJan 14, 2010

5 replies last post by kjd
Jan 22, 2010

My dog put me in hospital

Hi I hope someone can help me I AM DESPERATE. My loving springer spaniel has a behaviour problem...

by lindawaghorneJan 7, 2010

19 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jan 19, 2010

How do I reprimand my dog if she is aggressive to another dog?

I have a problem that my little jack russell which looks so cute has a tendancy to be aggressive to...

by stephenJan 19, 2010

2 replies last post by crazycrayonmom
Jan 19, 2010

availability of food bowl for the dog

Hi, my Rottie (Rolf) is used to eat many times during the day from his bowl. i tried to fix a...

by tarekJan 18, 2010

4 replies last post by kjd
Jan 19, 2010

Anxious of Truck Noises even inside house

Hello, I have a GSD that just turned 1 year old who is anxious of trucks noises in the morning...

by ecaballusJan 13, 2010

4 replies last post by ecaballus
Jan 19, 2010

Brother and Sister Chugs

Tailchasing and aggressive behavior...

by long12uJan 17, 2010

3 replies last post by kjd
Jan 18, 2010

Dog snapping

Hi there, I only recently joined but I have a 15month old Shetland Sheepdog, "Odie". When we...

by chippiechickJul 12, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 15, 2010

Does not want to walk on the leash

My 4 year old Golden Retriever (F) does not want to walk on the leash when I bring it out of the...

by miyaboyJul 13, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 15, 2010

aggression

I have a wheaten terrier poodle mix 7months.Awesome dog except he gets possesive with certain...

by tonderJan 14, 2010

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jan 15, 2010

Bolting cavalier out doors

My King Charles Cavalier bolts out an open door any chance she gets. She is 13 months old and one...

by unique4sureJan 13, 2010

4 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jan 14, 2010

car chasing

HELP! My nine month old bouvier is a car chaser. She is an escape artist when we put the cats...

by linnieNov 2, 2008

1 replies last post by KOPsRobyn
Jan 14, 2010

Our dog runs to home when scared

We have a lovely rescue dog who we have had for two months now, she is fourteen months old; she is...

by JaneyJan 12, 2010

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jan 12, 2010

Possessive behavior around baby

We have a 6 year old male beagle named Bobo. Bobo has had issues in the past with being very...

by KariJan 9, 2010

2 replies last post by kjd
Jan 10, 2010