'Ask the Dog Guy' with John Wade

Embracing Science and Common Sense

Fear of Food and-or Water Dish

Dog is afraid of eating and drinking out of a bowl.

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Hello John, Could you please help me figure out why for the last 3 years my 12-year-old mixed black lab refuses to drink out of a bowl and now even a flat platter. She approaches her food bowl with fear as well. If there is even the slightest bit of noise or if her food [...]