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.

Help! I´ve tried everything against coprophagia.

Hi! I´m the owner of a beautiful 4 yr. old beagle, and there´s one problem I haven´t been able...

by cgrisselNov 9, 2007

1 replies last post by Alpha-Dog
Nov 9, 2007

My dog bit someone today.

I have a 5 year old Jack Russell. He has been neutered. I also have a shop and for the last 4...

by jamesOct 20, 2007

1 replies last post by Emma
Nov 7, 2007

Submissive dog?

Another thing with my pups... Crathos a 6 months old yorkshire backs off when I aproach him. I...

by omarOct 28, 2007

1 replies last post by Emma
Nov 7, 2007

Defensive Aggression

Noah, our 1.5 yrs old male border collie mix, that was rescued in last Nov, has an aggression issue...

by MaxHollyNoahAug 22, 2007

2 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Nov 6, 2007

Aggression Please Help so we don't have to put her down

Hello, I am new this is my first posting. I have a 3yr old JRT, Zoey, and a 16wk old Aussie...

by lipin3Nov 4, 2007

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Nov 6, 2007

agression or play?

I have 2 puppies both maltese. One is 9 months female spayed the other is 6months male. The older...

by 2DogOwnerNov 6, 2007

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Nov 6, 2007

Help with Coprophagy

Hi, and thanks for the help you can give me on this. :D I´m the proud and happy owner of 2...

by omarOct 21, 2007

3 replies last post by omar
Nov 4, 2007

I think I see the onset of aggression toward strangers

I have an 11 mo. old Dobe/Coonhound mix. Kody is an absolute love. We were walking the other day...

by MsKacyOct 19, 2007

3 replies last post by Tamera-Sophy
Nov 3, 2007

Jumping up at people

How do I stop my labrador jumping up at people? He is a rescue and is lovely apart from the...

by Sue-SOct 31, 2007

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Nov 2, 2007

problems with neighbor and their dog

Since last Christmas my neighbors have had their one dog, a brown lab, running over to my place all...

by SquwarcapOct 31, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Nov 1, 2007

Jekyll/Hyde chihuahua

We have a 6 yearold longhair chihuahua that we have had since he was 8 weeks old. We have had...

by ABond723Oct 26, 2007

2 replies last post by ABond723
Oct 30, 2007

babies and dog

Hello, I have a 2 1/2 year old retriever mix. I also have triplet girls who are 10 months old...

by lgoldOct 26, 2007

1 replies last post by Annie
Oct 26, 2007

Owned by a Newfoundland?

I have a 11-month old newfy male called TED, adorable in so many ways and very bright BUT very...

by amberOct 22, 2007

1 replies last post by ncolby
Oct 25, 2007

Agressive Border Collie

We have a 9 year old border collie (Zeke) whom we love very much. He comes directly from 2 working...

by bordercolliesruleOct 24, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Oct 25, 2007

Biting puppy

Our new addition is a (now) 16 week old Siberian Husky, which we got at the age of 8 weeks. We've...

by Sep 17, 2007

4 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Oct 25, 2007

Shadow/reflection/fly chasing

We got a rescue Jack Russell almost twelve months ago. In many respects he is the model dog...

by MalOct 23, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Oct 23, 2007

Liz Sydney Australia

We have a Lowchen puppy 6mths old, just desexed Oscar. Oscar can be very naughty he barks at us...

by lizOct 20, 2007

1 replies last post by Alpha-Dog
Oct 23, 2007

Agression against my son

[FONT="Century Gothic"][B][COLOR="DeepSkyBlue"]We have recently adopted a 4month old black lab...

by susyOct 19, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Oct 23, 2007

Need Help With Proper Dog Greetings

Hello, A bit of history... I have a 2 year old mix breed, Satchel. He is a lab/hound/Rottie...

by msheedyOct 16, 2007

5 replies last post by msheedy
Oct 18, 2007

Aggression/Dominance

Hello everybody! I am new to this site and I need help for my beloved Kim. I have a 10 year old...

by kimoOct 7, 2007

8 replies last post by kimo
Oct 17, 2007

Dominance/Aggression (over pampering)

Hi again and many thanks for your responses. You all made me feel a lot better and got hope for...

by kimoOct 10, 2007

2 replies last post by kimo
Oct 17, 2007

Fear Aggression

Anybody Have any ideas, HELP PLEASE! My dog Sam is a lovely sweet longhaired dachshund who is...

by MaureenrOct 11, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Oct 15, 2007

Stubborn/skittish Sheltie puppy (from rescue)

Greetings from Michigan! We adopted a 4 month old Sheltie from a rescue league (about to be...

by LauraSep 26, 2007

2 replies last post by Laura
Oct 10, 2007

Fighting Between Our Dogs

We already had two dogs -15 year old female dachshund (Esper) and 6 year old male scottie (Izak)...

by jaunkleOct 9, 2007

3 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Oct 10, 2007

Biting puppy

Our new addition is a (now) 16 week old Siberian Husky, which we got at the age of 8 weeks. We've...

by Sep 20, 2007

1 replies last post by Emma
Oct 7, 2007

Fearful Bloodhound

Hi There, I am hoping for some advice. My husband and I have three dogs; a 14 year old Border...

by ncolbySep 29, 2007

4 replies last post by drandallpacbellnet
Oct 5, 2007

Getting my beagle to come reliably

Okay. It is not that I've had NO experience in training dogs. I used to foster Goldens and in fact...

by Echo-ampRingoOct 4, 2007

2 replies last post by Echo-ampRingo
Oct 5, 2007

Domination attacks

We adopted our "Abby", a pit-bull/boxer/beagle mix, from the North Shore Animal League in New York...

by merryoneOct 1, 2007

5 replies last post by merryone
Oct 5, 2007

Aggression to Other Animals

I received a rescue Jack Russell 4 years old, 5 months ago and he is a lovely natured dog in the...

by luap34Sep 27, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Oct 5, 2007

Lead Aggression

My 2 year old northern inuit is getting quite aggressive when she is on the lead. This has been...

by suecousinsSep 29, 2007

1 replies last post by ncolby
Sep 29, 2007

Separation Axiety

We have a 5 month old small yorkshire terrier (4 lbs); he is loving and generally well behaved...

by yunicobbSep 28, 2007

2 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Sep 29, 2007

Psycho American Eskimo

I have an American Eskimo puppy who is 7 mos old. She is a great dog however has a terrible biting...

by carencatalanoSep 24, 2007

4 replies last post by ncolby
Sep 28, 2007

through fence aggression

Hi there! I have a problem with my dog ( a lovely mixed breed Husky Sheperd 1.5 years old) who is...

by AnnieSep 23, 2007

1 replies last post by ncolby
Sep 26, 2007

A Freak in the house!

[FONT="Book Antiqua"][/FONT]:eek: My dog comes in the house and just runs like crazy! I can't get...

by breederofsheltiesSep 14, 2007

4 replies last post by breederofshelties
Sep 25, 2007

Fearful, Nervous Bloodhound

I have moved this post to "Behavior Problems". Thanks.

by ncolbySep 25, 2007

0 replies last post by ncolby
Sep 25, 2007

Newbie question

Hi I recently bought a Shih Tzu pup and I am in the process of training him. I noticed that...

by ScorpioSep 9, 2007

2 replies last post by Scorpio
Sep 24, 2007

Barking while playing

I have a 9month old Queensland Heeler that LOVES to run through the sprinklers. It is fun to watch...

by caridcSep 16, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 24, 2007

help for our dog

our dog jake is an 18 month chocolate lab, great dog, very loyal, was undersocialized when we...

by DanSep 4, 2007

5 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 24, 2007

adopted dog eats everything

:(i adopted an 11 month old collie 3 months ago from the dog shelter - he is totally adorable and...

by billysbossSep 20, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 21, 2007

pulling on lead

I have an 8 month old male chocolate labrador who is really delightful & very loving. My only...

by HazAug 24, 2007

2 replies last post by heyu
Sep 20, 2007

Carpet Digger

Hi. Looking for some advice on my dogs behaviour. I have a 1 yr old Lab cross from a rescue...

by cazgarner80Sep 7, 2007

2 replies last post by Carmar75
Sep 18, 2007

Dog jumps on door

I have a young male doberman who is fairly large. He has a habit of jumping on my back French...

by jyoskoAug 18, 2007

3 replies last post by rokee
Sep 18, 2007

obsessive chewing - he's eating our house!

I have a 13 month border collie mix that loves to chew. He not only chews his toys, he swallows the...

by deeks657Aug 27, 2007

3 replies last post by ncolby
Sep 18, 2007

Dog-Cat Interraction Problem

Well the fear aggressive Shih Tzu is doing much better but is now starting to get a little...

by drevillaSep 11, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 14, 2007

Aggressive playing

Hello all. I have a lovely 18 week old Weimaraner who is actually by nature not aggressive, but...

by AngelaSep 7, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 14, 2007

Snapping Beagle

My main concern with my beagle is when he grabs something and becomes possessive over it (a chicken...

by KariSep 6, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 14, 2007

Aggressive playing

Hi, I just posted this in the regular forum, then saw a message from Alpha Dog re one consultation...

by AngelaSep 7, 2007

2 replies last post by Angela
Sep 13, 2007

Please help

I have a 3-yr. old Great Dane, since he was 8 weeks old. He is exceptional in every way, gentle...

by Carmar75Sep 6, 2007

2 replies last post by Carmar75
Sep 12, 2007

Bulldog sniffing obsessively

Hi there, I have a year and a half old english bulldog who has developed a curious habit of...

by KyleSep 7, 2007

1 replies last post by Emma
Sep 12, 2007

Jumps the fence to follow me

We have a new dog that was a stray. Chocolate lab, one year old, unneutered male. Will be...

by maxboudrouxSep 3, 2007

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 6, 2007