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by pavlov
Thu Sep 20, 2007 6:47 pm
Forum: Training and Behavior
Topic: My adopted pound pit may have to go back to the pound
Replies: 32
Views: 1801

Well, in any case, it's probably either fear aggression or just straight aggression. It could be just cause she's new, but if it doesn't straighten out soon... well. Why was she brought to the shelter in the first place? Why are you calling it aggression? Because of the growl-bark? It could be anxi...
by pavlov
Mon Sep 17, 2007 9:14 pm
Forum: Training and Behavior
Topic: i have a problem
Replies: 51
Views: 2727

geez ...ill try to reply to everything as best as i can. lemme give some history behind my dogs. hugo(my male) was adopted from the local humane scociety where i live. when i first got him , he was TERRIBLE. and thats putting it lightly. he destroyed things , had way to much energy , was not house ...
by pavlov
Sun Sep 16, 2007 7:51 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: How Much Bigger?
Replies: 4
Views: 569

Fully grown 24-30 months. My pittie is 18 months (almost) and is at 78 pounds.
by pavlov
Sun Sep 16, 2007 7:35 pm
Forum: Training and Behavior
Topic: i have a problem
Replies: 51
Views: 2727

steptide: 1. How old was your female when she started with the dominant behavior? 2. Please post some pics. 3. Does your male respond aggressively to the female's behavior or he just takes it? 4. How bad were the bites when you and your wife got bitten? Scratch? Broken skin? Blood? Describe. Thanks...
by pavlov
Sun Sep 16, 2007 4:49 pm
Forum: Rescue Resources & Adoptable Dogs
Topic: ATTS Florida - HAPBTR All Dogs Passed!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 1733

fllady wrote:Wow you should be very proud of your rescue and all these beautiful dogs, and their owners. Big cudos to you!

My Bo just passed his CGC today, on to the TDI and Delta test.


Sorry for not being up to date, but what is the Delta test and where can I read some more info on?
by pavlov
Sun Sep 16, 2007 3:30 pm
Forum: Training and Behavior
Topic: i have a problem
Replies: 51
Views: 2727

steptide: 1. How old was your female when she started with the dominant behavior? 2. Please post some pics. 3. Does your male respond aggressively to the female's behavior or he just takes it? 4. How bad were the bites when you and your wife got bitten? Scratch? Broken skin? Blood? Describe. Thanks.
by pavlov
Sun Sep 16, 2007 3:21 pm
Forum: Rescue Resources & Adoptable Dogs
Topic: OR- URGENT Mr. Cuz Has until Friday***UPDATE***
Replies: 39
Views: 5478

I will pay for the transport for this boy if the other poster living on the east coast really wants him.
by pavlov
Sun Sep 16, 2007 9:02 am
Forum: Training and Behavior
Topic: Biting when excited
Replies: 18
Views: 815

There is a huge difference between playful mouthing and even nipping in play and a bite with intention, or a bite that is a 'warning' that the dog is not adverse to using his mouth to get his way or cause harm intentionally. It is oftentimes scary, as someone feeling their way, when a dog nips in p...
by pavlov
Sun Sep 16, 2007 9:01 am
Forum: Training and Behavior
Topic: Biting when excited
Replies: 18
Views: 815

chasesmom - how old is your pup again?
by pavlov
Sun Sep 16, 2007 9:00 am
Forum: Training and Behavior
Topic: Biting when excited
Replies: 18
Views: 815

There is a huge difference between playful mouthing and even nipping in play and a bite with intention, or a bite that is a 'warning' that the dog is not adverse to using his mouth to get his way or cause harm intentionally. It is oftentimes scary, as someone feeling their way, when a dog nips in p...
by pavlov
Sat Sep 15, 2007 8:26 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Sherman having issues: medical or behavioral?
Replies: 39
Views: 2603

Margret,how old is sherman?is he drinking a lot of water,or losing any hair?my dog was diagnosed with cushings disease about a month ago and the tiredness and inability to get comfortable were a couple of the signs.a lot of people that have cushpups also said they whined a lot also,although renthal...
by pavlov
Sat Sep 15, 2007 8:18 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Need advise for my Pitbull Mastiff
Replies: 12
Views: 1381

deborahann1975 wrote:Yes. We kept him on the rice for bout week. He is on Science Diet food. I will try the pumpkin and see how he does on that.

Thanks

:)


I can tell you for sure to DEFINITELY stop giving him science diet as it is really really crappy. Try Orijen, Innova Evo, Canidae...
by pavlov
Sat Sep 15, 2007 4:54 pm
Forum: Training and Behavior
Topic: Biting when excited
Replies: 18
Views: 815

good luck with it chasesmom, I don't think you have anything to worry about, your pup is just being playful. Hold old is he/she?
by pavlov
Sat Sep 15, 2007 4:08 pm
Forum: Rescue Resources & Adoptable Dogs
Topic: Zolf is on the Road!!!
Replies: 42
Views: 6314

I just sent you $100. I guess it was a little too late, but I forgot to check this thread. I know that $100 in donation is not a lot, but at least it is something. Also I do have a 15lbs bag of orijen the new fish formula and I would like to donate it to you guys as well. I though my dog would love...
by pavlov
Sat Sep 15, 2007 4:04 pm
Forum: Training and Behavior
Topic: Biting when excited
Replies: 18
Views: 815

chasesmom - I don't know whether it is right or wrong, but I do not usually correct my bully when we wrestle on the grass if he nips me playfully... my logic is - we have hands to play around with, they use their mouth and as long as they don't use it wrongfully, same thing with us and our hands, th...

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