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.

No No HEEL and she does it anyways

13 month old German shepard/Pitbull mix Pound Puppy, adopted her at 8 months old On or off...

by FlippyaforealJul 1, 2008

2 replies last post by Todd
Jul 16, 2008

aggressive labradoodle puppy

We have had a male labradoodle puppy for 9 weeks, he is now 5 months old and we are having ALOT of...

by mickeyd35Jul 5, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jul 16, 2008

Rescue project in Andalusia.

I have been living in Costa Rica for three years and after many adventures with my rescues, I have...

by PilarJul 4, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jul 16, 2008

help

I have two pups. An 11 year old Lab/border collie and an 8 month old lab/mix Pit bull??? We've...

by alphawannabeJul 3, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jul 16, 2008

Border Collie snapping and growling

Hi, I purchased your book sit, stay and fetch a few weeks ago which included some info on dog...

by STEVEPHSMar 13, 2008

3 replies last post by STEVEPHS
Jul 15, 2008

one dog trying to kill the other

I have five dogs. When we brought the last dog into the pack all was will. Then the number 3 dog...

by vince237Jun 24, 2008

3 replies last post by jasminasul
Jul 15, 2008

Greyhound Aggression

I have 5 ex-racing greyhounds and have worked hard to get them well behaved most of the time. My...

by csmartJun 30, 2008

2 replies last post by csmart
Jul 15, 2008

Digging

I have a 7 year male. About a year ago we had to put down our other dog. The other dog was lonley...

by qdex69Jul 3, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jul 15, 2008

Where do I start - obedience training or establish alpha?

I have 2 rescued dogs (labrador mixes), the older one is the alpha in the relationship. They...

by AmysPetsJul 2, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jul 15, 2008

Please Help - What can I do?

Hi everyone, I have 2 dogs - a cocker spaniel and a springer spaniel. Both males, both neutered...

by lschneiderJun 25, 2008

2 replies last post by Todd
Jul 15, 2008

Cat killer

:eek: Just taken on a english springer rescue dog (bitch 4 years old) not informed that she not...

by GillydogJul 5, 2008

2 replies last post by gjrupert
Jul 14, 2008

Large puppy w/older small dog

I recently brought home an unneutered male 9 week old boxer/lab/husky mix (Cinnamon) as an addition...

by jfhspcJun 23, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jul 14, 2008

Rescue Dog Needs Help

We recently adopted a Boxer/Husky mix. She is approx. 1 yr. old. She obeys well when she isn't...

by quemadolandJun 23, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jul 14, 2008

jumping dog

Hi my name is Penny and I have a six year old rottweiler girl "Terra" that used to be able to...

by UnzerstorbarJun 23, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jul 14, 2008

New Aggression dog to dog

Hi, We adopted a boxer / Husky cross from the Humane Society 3 1/2 weeks ago. She was spayed 2...

by quemadolandJun 22, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jul 14, 2008

Aggressive Lab/Retreiver

We have a 7 mos old lab/Retreiver. he can be a very nice dog, until for some reason, he starts...

by nathanJul 10, 2008

1 replies last post by Annie
Jul 11, 2008

Chewing and Stealing. Help!!!!!!!!

Help! I purchased your class and it has been wonderful. Around Christmas we'd adopted a 2-year...

by jwoodsMay 31, 2008

3 replies last post by jwoods
Jul 8, 2008

Barks & Runs towards Vehicles

My 8 month old Boarder TerrierxJack Russell barks and lunges towards traffic whilst on the leash...

by Joyce-LynchJul 4, 2008

3 replies last post by Annie
Jul 6, 2008

Training problems in general

Hi, Missy is a three month old Lab/Husky mix. I have had her for 2 weeks. Everything seemed to...

by MissyJul 1, 2008

8 replies last post by stephanie-Craddock
Jul 5, 2008

Alpha?

I have purchased your E-book and am getting through it. We have an immediate issue with our 6 mos...

by BurnhamJul 2, 2008

2 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jul 3, 2008

Appropriate neutering age

Hello, I just purchased the SitStayFetch e-book yesterday and it is the answer to my prayers as...

by DianeJun 18, 2008

2 replies last post by Diane
Jul 2, 2008

Westie with issues

We have adopted a 7-year-old Westie, Simon, from a very loving family who had to place him with...

by tersampsonApr 13, 2008

2 replies last post by amkishaba
Jun 30, 2008

Unruly Puppy - won't listen!

Could someone please help!? I have an 11 week old bulldog (got her a week ago). She is very hyper...

by Kerry-HillMay 4, 2008

4 replies last post by cindyja
Jun 25, 2008

Getting dog to speak

I was wondering if anyone might have any suggestions as to how I can get Candy to speak to me when...

by Toni-AbernethyMay 31, 2008

6 replies last post by kittysoo
Jun 25, 2008

Scared of men

Hello! I foster dogs for a local rescue and right now I have a mini poodle named Marshal that is...

by jorwig5Jun 23, 2008

1 replies last post by gjrupert
Jun 24, 2008

Aggressive Rottie

Hello, This is my first post on the dog forum and I am looking for some input. I have a 4 yr old...

by amycamp2Feb 23, 2008

2 replies last post by Liz-amp-Koa
Jun 24, 2008

barking dogs!

My brother has asked for my help with his dogs since I got your course. He has 2 Golden Retievers...

by LabwildJun 4, 2008

2 replies last post by Labwild
Jun 21, 2008

Food aggressive Bulldog

I have a slight problem that I need some advice on. My wife and I have two dogs, a 7 year old Pug...

by shrapnel68Jun 10, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jun 19, 2008

Agressive Play

my mal is 5 1/2 mos old. She can get aggressive with her wich I hope is play and not trying to be...

by JERRY-WHITEJun 10, 2008

1 replies last post by Todd
Jun 19, 2008

Aggressive Rat Terrier to children

We've had Jesse, our Rat Terrier mix for almost 8 years. We got her from the Humane Society before...

by wmortonJun 17, 2008

2 replies last post by wmorton
Jun 17, 2008

Danny

Hi there! I have a 7 month old Dobermman male pup called Danny. He is lovely, a good natured dog...

by dunjaburkeyahoocoukJun 9, 2008

1 replies last post by stephanie-Craddock
Jun 15, 2008

Timid Border Collie

I have a 10 month old border collie female. She follows commands very well. Sit, sit say, ect. I...

by starmanJan 12, 2008

4 replies last post by kiltedchef
Jun 15, 2008

Billy Boy (Golden Retriever Puppy) refused to eat for more than a week..

I owned a Golden Retriever named Billy and he is now 9months old. Billy is a very health puppy...

by jessechpJun 6, 2008

4 replies last post by jessechp
Jun 10, 2008

Rawhide Bone Treat

I am wondering how long and often I should give my 9-month old Beagle-Shepherd mix a rawhide bone...

by ArleneJun 7, 2008

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jun 10, 2008

territorial aggression

Our family has a neutered male 3/4 rottweiler x 1/4 black lab not quite three years of age. We have...

by abcwhiteSep 16, 2007

2 replies last post by abcwhite
Jun 7, 2008

Moose is loose

Hey all, I have a 7 year old lab/golden/chow mix named Moose. He's mostly lab, and is a great...

by ryanm4944Jun 4, 2008

2 replies last post by ryanm4944
Jun 7, 2008

lunging for other dogs

I'm looking for a bit of advice on my dog Max. Max is a 2yr old collie cross that I adopted 5 weeks...

by stephanie-CraddockJun 1, 2008

2 replies last post by stephanie-Craddock
Jun 3, 2008

Can you help!

I adpoted a rescue dog two years ago. He has issues (don't we all). I have tried the alpha...

by imrjbMay 30, 2008

1 replies last post by toadtalk
May 30, 2008

Border Collie

Timid dog i have posted two messages about my dog and received no answers is there anyone on this...

by starmanFeb 10, 2008

2 replies last post by starman
May 30, 2008

trouble walking on lead

our nine month old gentle bullmastiff dog Alan goes mad when we try and take him for a walk. As...

by carmeltassieMay 28, 2008

3 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
May 30, 2008

Scary Bulldog

We have a 17 week old English Bulldog puppy. He bites way too much. The whole family is covered...

by MasonsMomMay 26, 2008

2 replies last post by taniajennifer
May 27, 2008

Aggressive barking/bullying when off leash

Hello, I have two dogs - a four and a half year old male beagle/bassett hound named Bailey and...

by GretchenApr 30, 2008

1 replies last post by flix
May 27, 2008

Happy sister turns aggressive

Hi - new to the forums and the site. I REALLY need this to work:confused: Some background on my...

by Duchess-of-HoustonMay 18, 2008

2 replies last post by Tarnador
May 24, 2008

GSD mix barking, lunging at people

I have a 3 yr old GSD Mix who has been good with people until the last 3 weeks. He has started...

by striderMay 22, 2008

1 replies last post by Tarnador
May 24, 2008

Siberian Husky possessive and aggressive

Hi, My Husky is a lovely affectionate dog. BUT he is a terrible thief. He will steal anything from...

by GeorgiMay 23, 2008

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
May 24, 2008

Dog plays keep-away

Our 4 month old lab will sit, down, and stay. She doesn't run off when she's off the leash, but she...

by MikeMay 22, 2008

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
May 23, 2008

Fear of wind, rain, and fireworks

Hi I am new in this forum and have not found any posts that relates to the problem of my dog. I...

by stigbenningMay 5, 2008

4 replies last post by stigbenning
May 22, 2008

bossy!

we have a 7 month old golden that is doing really well overall with training. However, when we take...

by araderMay 14, 2008

3 replies last post by taniajennifer
May 21, 2008

Jekyl & Hyde Rescue Dog, part 2

Hi, I had posted previously about a stray that I have taken in & need help in understanding why...

by gjrupertMay 15, 2008

6 replies last post by gjrupert
May 20, 2008

Dog Park Behavior

I have 2 adult GSD's and 3 GSD/Dane puppies (nearly a year old). They are all very nice dogs and...

by dee08May 14, 2008

2 replies last post by dee08
May 20, 2008