Dog Behavior Training

Do you have an unruly dog? Do you want to train your dog yourself? Discuss your reservations and/or concerns. OR have you had success in training your dog? Why not share with others what you found works and what doesn't.

Training Two Dogs At Once

Is it advisable to begin training two dogs at the same time? I have just acquired both dogs, one...

by SunnydayDec 9, 2008

3 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Dec 14, 2008

Socializing with my Cat

Good morning! I'm a multi-pet family - 2 beautiful Papillon-mix pups and a 22 year old cat...

by pookey1960Nov 19, 2008

3 replies last post by Melissa
Dec 12, 2008

How do you keep a dog from opening the door

when he wants to come in from outside? When our boxer is done going potty, he many times will come...

by y-wilsoncomcastnetDec 10, 2008

1 replies last post by Annie
Dec 10, 2008

Walking A Puppy

How far can you walk a four month old malamute puppy? Also any ideas on how to stop a puppy from...

by JERRY-WHITEApr 10, 2008

3 replies last post by susan-O
Dec 10, 2008

Way Too Excited About Walks!!

Hi , Im just wondering if anyone has any advice on a dog that pulls and pulls and pulls on...

by TrixieNov 15, 2008

3 replies last post by Trixie
Nov 20, 2008

How to teach the dog to crawl

Hi, I have 3 doberman, a 4 years old , 1 year old, & a 7 month old. I am trying to teach the...

by BigbenOct 8, 2008

2 replies last post by ak21
Nov 19, 2008

Puppy whining!

I just got a 7 week old Golden Retreiver/lab mix. I know that she's a puppy, but we can't get her...

by kclestykOct 29, 2008

4 replies last post by ak21
Nov 19, 2008

Fetch Troubles

Hi, My 18 month old border terrier Jake, loves playing with tennis balls etc, but will not give...

by KindlerOct 20, 2008

6 replies last post by puppylove
Nov 19, 2008

People Interfering With Training

Hi, I am having major problems getting my puppy trained, my fiance and I end up fighting about it...

by shannon99Sep 3, 2008

8 replies last post by Zoey
Nov 13, 2008

Down??

When I try to teach my dog down (when I am trying to put her in the position), She just wouldn't go...

by TrixieOct 3, 2008

3 replies last post by phyllus
Nov 13, 2008

Very Excited...to see me

Hi! My 5 month old St. Bernard gets highly excited on seeing me returning home. He jumps allover...

by JayOct 24, 2008

3 replies last post by KOPsBecks
Oct 28, 2008

Will not fetch?

Our Border Terrier Jake, who is 18 months old does not get the fetch thing. He'll chase anything I...

by KindlerOct 5, 2008

1 replies last post by Bigben
Oct 18, 2008

Any new ideas for recall??

I have small heinz 57 who is just coming up to one year old. She has been having training since...

by Wendy-OOct 2, 2008

2 replies last post by Wendy-O
Oct 13, 2008

our dog was attacked

Our 9 month old black lab/pit mix was in our fenced in yard and 3 neighbor dogs jumped the fence...

by amylinthomasOct 1, 2008

1 replies last post by elle
Oct 7, 2008

ignoring my commands

hi! i have started with the training of puppy (4months). It has been a week and i am practicing...

by JaySep 25, 2008

8 replies last post by Jay
Oct 1, 2008

Litter Mates struggling to determine who is alpha dog

Hi, we have two standard schnauzers, male and female from same litter. They are just over two...

by MandySep 18, 2008

2 replies last post by Mandy
Sep 21, 2008

fetching

first, i have recently purchsed the online sit stay fetch. great. he is only 9 weeks and after only...

by jlorinkSep 7, 2008

5 replies last post by jessechp
Sep 18, 2008

seperate room for my dog St. Bernard

hi, i have a saint bernard, 4months today, i live in ahouse with no garden area. Till now my puppy...

by JaySep 11, 2008

2 replies last post by Jay
Sep 14, 2008

My submissive puppy at the dog park

I have an 8 month old Maltese/Shih-Tzu who is friendly, happy, very obedient and was a cinch to...

by EmmasmomJul 17, 2008

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 3, 2008

Dog Aggression w/another Dog?

A few days ago I adopted a one year old boxer/lab cross from a rescue centre. She appears to be a...

by Mayas-MomJul 26, 2008

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 3, 2008

Fly Ball training how old?

What age can i start traing my border collie for fly ball any help and advice appreciated !!!

by Karen-calvertAug 19, 2008

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Sep 3, 2008

Car training problem

hi, i'm having a hard time training my 17 mnths old Rottweiler to jump and get up at the back...

by DandyAug 24, 2008

2 replies last post by nan
Aug 27, 2008

Border Collie follows me everywhere & help with training on frisbie

Hey, I have two questions. First my Border Collie is almost two year old. He follows me everytime...

by Buddys-MomAug 23, 2008

1 replies last post by Annie
Aug 23, 2008

aggressive german shepherd towards other dogs

We have a 10 month old German Shepherd Bitch she is absolutely adorable, when she is at home she...

by JohannaAug 17, 2008

3 replies last post by Annie
Aug 22, 2008

Walking with a stroller

We've had our Rat Terrier for 8 years, but just now teaching her to heel. She's doing great! Is...

by wmortonAug 19, 2008

2 replies last post by Annie
Aug 20, 2008

Idiot Dog Owner

My baby just died seven months:( ago and it left a huge hole in my heart so I decided to adopt a...

by Terrie-JordanAug 12, 2008

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Aug 12, 2008

anything new for jumping dogs??

Hello, we have an 8 month old border collie x staffie and 2 young children who we want to train...

by AnnamaAug 12, 2008

3 replies last post by foxi7778
Aug 12, 2008

2nd dog aggression

I recently purchased the SitStayFetch program and I am happy with the product and the helpful...

by starenscoJul 16, 2008

2 replies last post by shrapnel68
Aug 8, 2008

Injured dog becoming aggressive

Hi, My 10 month old Papillon broke his right front leg in a nasty fall 2 weeks ago. He's since...

by jacobyAug 5, 2008

3 replies last post by foxi7778
Aug 8, 2008

obedience and command training book?

Hello, On Friday, I bought my first Toy Poodle. I have read through "The Ultimate House...

by ShellyJensenJul 29, 2008

1 replies last post by eyeluvdogs
Aug 4, 2008

Desperate for help with our Westie

Hi guys, I have a West Highland White Terrier (6 years old) that we adopted from a family 2 years...

by westofcoolJul 25, 2008

1 replies last post by Maggiesmom1
Jul 31, 2008

training tips?

hi all, i just got my 9 mo old pup about two weeks ago and we are doing pretty well. he's...

by lavalamp0321Jul 29, 2008

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jul 30, 2008

i don't know how to be patient w/ him!

we just got a new puppy last thursday, and i am just overwhelmed. my husband is out of town for the...

by singinmedicJul 22, 2008

3 replies last post by taniajennifer
Jul 28, 2008

Border Collie biting out of control

My wife and I just rescued a 3 month old stray border collie. He was fine for the first few days...

by dsapalaJul 6, 2008

4 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jul 20, 2008

holidays

just a quickie. Our 2 yr old Female Joey is a great dog. She is well behaved and responsive. We...

by AnnieJun 22, 2008

3 replies last post by Kate
Jul 15, 2008

New pup on the way

In 4 weeks we will be bringing home a dobe puppy. My problem is the fact that I believe our two...

by khunnJul 4, 2008

1 replies last post by Kate
Jul 14, 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 18, 2008

3 replies last post by mickeyd35
Jul 10, 2008

too late to train?

We are considering adopting a recently neutered, 2 year old Cocker Spaniel mix (?) dog. The dog...

by marybethJul 7, 2008

1 replies last post by stephanie-Craddock
Jul 9, 2008

Prey behaviour

I am looking at a Staffy which is aggressive towards other dogs. In training the dog will lunge at...

by Toni-Lee-BeatonJun 29, 2008

2 replies last post by Blue
Jul 4, 2008

Advice for lead walking please.

I have a 13 month old German Shepherd x Belgian Shepherd. He spent the first 5 months of his life...

by MarinaMar 4, 2008

12 replies last post by Marina
Jun 22, 2008

Dog training with young children

Hello, I have two young children 8 and 10. I have a 4month old Australian cattle dog puppy and...

by katrinaJun 11, 2008

1 replies last post by MaxHollyNoah
Jun 11, 2008

play biting pants

Help! Our Four Month Old Bouvier Puppy Bites Pants Legs And Trys To Herd Everyone. She Bumps With...

by linnieJun 5, 2008

1 replies last post by katrina
Jun 11, 2008

complete training

We have a little puppy, she is 9 weeks old, a french poodle??? She really is smaert but does as she...

by bobi-the-rnJun 1, 2008

1 replies last post by kiltedchef
Jun 9, 2008

Help

This site is great i am so glad i joined have found some really good advice , i have a 7 week old...

by DebMay 1, 2008

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

Non-physical way to train

I was reading the dog whispering section and at the end it says that some people (ME!) cannot use...

by mamalisaOct 18, 2007

3 replies last post by nan
May 22, 2008

Aggression towards mail, UPS, FedEX

My 9 year old retriever mix is normally well behaved, but when delivery people drive up he goes...

by ronardellMay 13, 2008

2 replies last post by ronardell
May 19, 2008

Walking the Dogs...

Being new to the group, I hope that this is where I need to post this subject? Several months ago...

by ShadoMay 9, 2008

2 replies last post by Shado
May 17, 2008

Bringing home another dog

I'm giving a try at adopting a new dog from a shelter. I haven't seen him with other dogs, and I...

by Beagle-MommaMay 15, 2008

2 replies last post by Beagle-Momma
May 16, 2008

Yummy treats?

Right now I'm using little hotdog pieces but I would like to find a treat that's just as yummy but...

by kaclaMar 19, 2008

8 replies last post by Tarnador
May 16, 2008

Aggressive boxer

I have 3 boxers, a 6 yr old female, 4 yr old female (the older one pup) and a 3 yr old male...

by triedeselMay 12, 2008

1 replies last post by Tarnador
May 16, 2008