"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

Puppy and Obedience Training Without Food or Fear


– Posted in: Aggression, Breed, Columns, Newsletters
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 him he gets aggressive. He was fine until [...]

Old Dog – New Dog

– Posted in: Columns, Newsletters
old dog

I have a 15 year old dog, a Chihuahua who is almost deaf and blind. I am getting a new teacup Chihuahua. My dad says that my old dog may feel that he is being replaced and grieve himself to death. What are your thoughts? Cheryl - Wisner, Nebraska Hi Cheryl, I don’t think it [...]

Barking Dog and “Grandparents”

– Posted in: Columns, Newsletters
Barking dog grandparents

My dog is quiet with me (barking only a 2 or 3 times), but barking more frequently (every 10-20 min) when with my parents. When Lady's with me, she isn't alerted much by noises outside but with my parents, she becomes more sensitive and barks at them. I think that it is possible to train [...]