"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

Puppy and Obedience Training Without Food or Fear

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 [...]

Cane Corso Problems

– Posted in: Aggression, Columns
Cane Corso

Dear John, I have a 10 month old Cane Corso. How do I get him to stop jumping on people and biting their clothes and shoes? Please help!! D.L. Shenandoah PA Dear D.L. While I'm always interested in helping people with their dogs via email in some cases I believe it is ill-advised. Where inquiries [...]