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Help for dogs who are fearful, anxious and/or aggressive or whose behavior is simply making life difficult

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How to Stop Puppy Biting

How to Stop Puppy Biting

Puppy biting. Puppy teeth. Aren’t they special? Little laser sharp needles. Take heart, they will be gone by the time your puppy reaches 5 ½ months of age.  If you are reading this article, you are probably looking for strategies to help you get over the hump with all...

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Fighting Pack-Mates, Oh My!

A veterinarian asked me one time if I handled inner-pack aggression (fighting pack-mates). I winced, took a deep breath and said something non-committal. I've given a lot of thought to that over the years. Dogs usually don't fight in a vacuum. The humans are part of...

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Overly Reactive Dogs

What is really happening when your dog loses his mind. Dogs should be able to react to things in the environment. That is normal. But, when a dog's reactivity causes them to lose control of themselves and/or become uncontrollable in certain situations, we can say that...

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