"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

Puppy and Obedience Training Without Food or Fear

Aggression

Animal Aggressive Australian Shepherd (Also killed another family dog)

– Posted in: Aggression, Columns, Newsletters
animal aggressive

My 2 year old Australian Shepherd, Phoebe is animal aggressive. I’ve read several of your posts and I’ve read some awesome answers. However, none that are a perfect fit so here’s my dilemma. Obviously I know she has herding instincts and so this isn’t completely uncommon. She kills birds and snakes and squirrels etc. And [...]

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– Posted in: Aggression, Breed, Columns, Newsletters
hates the vet

2 Year Old Rottweiler Now Hates the Vet My almost 2 year old Rottweiler now hates the vet. I don’t mean when we go there. I mean he only hates when they start poking him, and try to muzzle him, or give him meds. Anything that has to do with meds and shots and grabbing at [...]

Cane Corso With Dog Aggression and General Unruliness

– Posted in: Aggression, Behavior Problems, Breed, Cane Corso (Italian Mastiff), Columns, Mastiff, Molosser, Newsletters

Hi John, I have a male 13 month old cane corso and I can’t control him when he is around other dogs especially males. When he sees them from far he cries like he wants to play with them, but as soon as he enters the dog park his back hair goes up and start [...]