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.

Excitable on walks w/ other dogs

I have a 1 1/2 yo Irish setter who does fairly well on leashed walks except when we come into close...

by rannescottSep 17, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 26, 2009

neighbor's dogs BARKING!!

The folks across the valley raise some kind of cattle protection dogs. They are large and run along...

by DaisySep 24, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 26, 2009

Puppy doesn't play with other dogs

Hi, I have a 6 month old male Golden that doesn't know how to play with other dogs. He was taken...

by LoohooSep 22, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 26, 2009

Fear Problem

Hi, I have a male boarboel,13 months old, which is shy and very fearful.He is not aggressive...

by corky1Sep 15, 2009

5 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 26, 2009

jumping problem

We have a 6 months old black Labrador who is progressing well with his training due to the tips...

by ashwaniAug 20, 2009

4 replies last post by LetsPlay
Sep 23, 2009

puppy seems scared

We have a 15 week old puppy. We have had him for about three weeks. We are trying to socialize...

by Erika-HartfieldSep 20, 2009

1 replies last post by kjd
Sep 21, 2009

Marking in the living room

In the past 6 months our 4 yr old male (spayed) Brittany has decided to lift his leg on a very...

by JJ-EvansSep 19, 2009

1 replies last post by kjd
Sep 21, 2009

My new(ish) rescued dogs are fighting...

I'm hoping someone can help me with this before my husband makes us take one of them back. Back at...

by JerrodandmeSep 12, 2009

4 replies last post by Jerrodandme
Sep 19, 2009

Faecal Eating

[FONT="Tahoma"][SIZE="4"][/SIZE][/FONT] Hi, I hope someone can help me with this. I have 2...

by Christopher-ZASep 10, 2009

2 replies last post by Christopher-ZA
Sep 19, 2009

Canine aggression (female)

Hi! I have an 8 y/o female Cardigan Welsh Corgi (Stella), she is spayed though she was a year...

by jeniecatSep 15, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 19, 2009

Dog growls at strangers in our House

Hi there, I have 2 collie crosses, they are both male and neutered. One is 2 years old (Bailey)...

by Chris-ParkerSep 14, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 19, 2009

Sep. Anxiety Dog eating paint

I have a rescued terrier that we have had for about 3 years. He had very bad sep anxiety when we...

by SS34Sep 14, 2009

3 replies last post by LetsPlay
Sep 16, 2009

Boxer with seperation anxiety

I recently adopted a boxer from a rescue. He had been at the shelter for a month before the rescue...

by peachesandmooseSep 8, 2009

8 replies last post by peachesandmoose
Sep 14, 2009

How to socialize older dogs properly?

We have two 5 year old dogs, one male (Knight) and one female (Sadie). They are mixed breed -...

by janet1Sep 3, 2009

3 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 13, 2009

New pup from pound

Hi, We have just (2 weeks ago) acquired Daisy, a maybe 10-11 month old hound, shepherd mix who we...

by DaisySep 11, 2009

3 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 13, 2009

to many unruly dogs

I just moved to Utah with my 2 year old, semi-obedient terrier mix into a household containing two...

by jojokokSep 6, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 11, 2009

Female dog suddenly attacking male

Hi, This is the first time I've posted to this forum. I'll appreciate anyone's advice! We have...

by lstewart3718Sep 6, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 8, 2009

Yorkie scared of dogs

My six- month Yorkie is scared to death of dogs (all sizes, shapes and colors). I walk her daily...

by vbrabataSep 1, 2009

2 replies last post by vbrabata
Sep 2, 2009

Sweet Pom starting to become protective; me worried.

Hi Folks, We have two Poms: Loki, 18 months old, 7 lbs, and Chepi, 15 months, 7+ lbs. Both are...

by emkAug 23, 2009

3 replies last post by KOPsarah
Sep 2, 2009

Older Dog needs new manners - Urgently

In 2006, I took in a 5-year-old mix breed dog when her owner became ill and then passed away...

by TxGramsAug 4, 2009

4 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 28, 2009

Dislike of paws being touched

Hello. My 1 year old doberman has just started snarling when I try to touch her paws/nails. She is...

by familyh12Aug 25, 2009

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Aug 26, 2009

Unpredictable behavior

Hi everyone: I have 2 dogs, that are from the same pack (I think that was our first mistake!)...

by DianeypAug 19, 2009

4 replies last post by kjd
Aug 26, 2009

Aggressive but Sweet Rescue Boxer

Hi my name is Linda I have had two male boxers since they were puppies, one is 7yrs old (Mac)...

by lweibleAug 23, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 26, 2009

Gauze door damage

I have a 2 year old shep cross. She is so well behaved in everyway, except for the damage she...

by Karen-WilsonAug 25, 2009

3 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 26, 2009

Aggression - Please Help

Hello my name is Jared - I am having some Aggression issues between my two Jacks that seems to be...

by jbecke91Aug 13, 2009

4 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Aug 22, 2009

"Digging" of Our Feet

We need a little help with something our 1 1/2 year old kelpie x red heeler is always doing -...

by AnissaAug 14, 2009

3 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 22, 2009

My rat terrier is killing my chickens!

I have three dogs, one is a rat terrier who is aroud 2 yrs. old. She started chasing my chickens...

by painteddreamfarmgmailcoOct 30, 2008

2 replies last post by kjd
Aug 20, 2009

dogs and bikers

Hi- I have a dog that has started lunging when bikers ride by. She recently picked up this...

by tlwMar 2, 2009

1 replies last post by LetsPlay
Aug 19, 2009

Scared Dog

I found a 2 years old pit-bull,boxer mix male in the woods where I was hiking with my family. He...

by mbuntaDec 1, 2008

1 replies last post by LetsPlay
Aug 19, 2009

barking at the cat

Hi, I have a 14 m.o. papillon who has been with us since 9 weeks old. We also have a 13 year old...

by MelissaDec 4, 2008

1 replies last post by LetsPlay
Aug 19, 2009

Family Feud

My 4 year old Rottweiler has a real problem with fighting with his dad (my sister's Rott). They...

by dbyrd26502Dec 12, 2008

1 replies last post by LetsPlay
Aug 19, 2009

Help with Abused, Rescue Teacup Chihuahua

[FONT="Comic Sans MS"][SIZE="3"]Hi Everyone.... I'm hoping that there is someone(s) here who has...

by kstavertDec 18, 2008

1 replies last post by LetsPlay
Aug 19, 2009

Problems at the front window

Help, I have a 10 month old Collie that is dominant (we are working on that) and also obsessive at...

by TwodognightFeb 26, 2009

1 replies last post by LetsPlay
Aug 19, 2009

Help - we need sleep!

We have a 9 week old Labradoodle puppy. He has been with us for three nights. He has a kennel, a...

by AlsouviAug 16, 2009

7 replies last post by LetsPlay
Aug 19, 2009

Extreme aggression to other dogs

Hello, I am new to the forum so this is my very first post. Approximately a year ago I rescued a...

by MonAug 13, 2009

3 replies last post by kjd
Aug 18, 2009

9 month old mouthing/biting

I got my terrier mix a few weeks ago from the animal shelter. He is about 9 months old. Sometimes...

by VioletviAug 12, 2009

6 replies last post by Beachwalker
Aug 17, 2009

Help with puppy whining while in her excercise pen

I have a 9 week old Shiba Inu, and she whines really bad when she is in her excercise pen. We have...

by sgurganusAug 11, 2009

5 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 12, 2009

aggressive behavior and crate

I have a year and a half old Border Collie who sleeps in her crate all night long but each night...

by mneelAug 9, 2009

2 replies last post by CuddlesandHugs
Aug 12, 2009

My 11 week old puppy growls

[B][SIZE="3"][COLOR="Olive"][/COLOR][/SIZE][/B] Hi everyone, I just joined the group. I have a...

by CuddlesandHugsAug 11, 2009

2 replies last post by CuddlesandHugs
Aug 12, 2009

consistent obediance training plan/fear aggression/disobediance

hello everybody! I am new and really need your support, there are no trainers here in shanghai I...

by DogsInShanghaiJul 27, 2009

2 replies last post by DogsInShanghai
Aug 10, 2009

come on command

Marcel, miniature poodle, 7 months old, will not come on command. Nor, will he come at all when I...

by queenterriAug 7, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 10, 2009

aggresion to other dogs

Hello, my dog Zoey, a female spayed chow/Sheppard mix is great around people if they let her get...

by foxlawnAug 6, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 10, 2009

walking on a leash

Haley is 4 years old and use to romping in the yard free because of the electronic fencing...

by susankostelnikJul 23, 2009

2 replies last post by Brian
Aug 9, 2009

Misbehavin' II

We also have a mutt that we got from the pound in Sept of last year. She was no problem until she...

by gwillmartJul 31, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 7, 2009

Some issues

[SIZE="1"]*That's a new thread about the same problems I have posted here:...

by Idan-KashiJul 1, 2009

8 replies last post by Idan-Kashi
Aug 5, 2009

Dog Fights

Hi There, I have some serious issues with my two males and agression. I was hoping that you could...

by TheGuidingHandJul 30, 2009

5 replies last post by Fris71
Aug 5, 2009

Misbehavin'

We have a little pom who was rescued from a puppy mill. She is young but has been bred. She lived...

by gwillmartJul 31, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 4, 2009

Leash Training

I have a 1.5 year old AM Bull dog. Recently started leash training, I use to let him walk me. We...

by Griffin121Jul 21, 2009

3 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 4, 2009

Excitement Urination

My 12 week old male German Shepherd dog has begun urinating when he becomes excited by the arrival...

by wwest3898Dec 22, 2008

5 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 3, 2009

Problem with dog walking

I have a labbe (beagle/lab mix) who loves going for walks. Lately it has become increasingly...

by ttbahrJul 30, 2009

1 replies last post by KOPsarah
Aug 1, 2009