"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

Puppy and Obedience Training Without Food or Fear

Will Cane Corso hurt my dog?

– Posted in: Aggression, Columns
Cane Corso

This inquiry came in after the author had read one of my other Cane Corso columns. (http://www.askthedogguy.com/aggression-maturing-cane-corso/) Hi John, I'm currently not a cane corso owner because I'm doing as much research as I can now before getting one. I have 2 questions. First, I have an 8yr old downer dachshund (meaning she's handicapped from [...]

Introducing a Dog and Cat

– Posted in: Columns

Hi John, My boyfriend and I are moving in together in a few weeks. He recently adopted a 2 year-old female German Shepherd and I recently adopted a kitten. We would like to introduce them but I am nervous that the dog will attack the cat. I know it is necessary for her to sniff [...]

Tip: Crate Comfort

– Posted in: Columns, Tips

Many people put a blanket or a towel inside the crate for the dog's comfort. For pups it can become a target for chewing which can for some transition into a problem with chewing things made of fabric outside of the crate so I don't put that sort of thing in a crate. (When I [...]

Dog Vs Cats at the Vets

– Posted in: Columns
Snap Collars are unsafe for untrained dogs

Hi John, I have a had a problem with my dog junior. Every time we go to the vet and pass by a cat , Junior escapes from his collar and runs away. It has been happening more now and is very annoying.It's really hard to keep him under control. I tried holding him but [...]

Dog Fight

– Posted in: Aggression, Columns
Dogs Fighting

Hi John, My name is Danielle and currently I have three dogs. I have a bouvier (4) and Akita/Shepherd (2) and a black lab (4 months). We have just recently moved into a new home that is located on acres of land and provides the dog with a lot of running room. Lately we have [...]