Anxiety and Fear

Cane Corso Dog Nervous Around Child

– Posted in: Aggression, Anxiety and Fear, Around Children, By Problem, Cane Corso (Italian Mastiff), Children and Dogs, Dogs and Children, Mastiff, Molosser, Towards Children
dog nervous around child

I recently acquired a 2-year-old female Italian mastiff. She is a great dog, acts great around the adults, but something freaks her out when someone is on the floor. She is great with our 8-year-old grandson but nervous of the 1-year-old who spends a lot of time on the floor, she sometimes abruptly butts him [...]

Maturing Cocker Spaniel Puppy is Starting to Bark and Becoming Fearful

– Posted in: Anxiety and Fear, Dog Behavior Miscellaneous Articles, Fear and Anxiety, Newsletters, Separation Anxiety
Barking Cocker Spaniel Puppy

Hi John, My cocker spaniel puppy is 4 months old today. We adopted her from a breeder when she was a little over 6 weeks old (but at the time I had thought she was 8 weeks old–it was a miscommunication between us). She’s a wonderful puppy and very easy to train. I waited until [...]

House training problem with 2 year old dog.

– Posted in: Anxiety and Fear, Dog Behavior Miscellaneous Articles, Newsletters, Separation Anxiety

Hi John … I am looking to adopt a 2 year old unspayed female dog. She doesn’t seem be to potty trained despite the current owners best efforts and the efforts of their ‘dog psychologist’. She is “trained” as far as that she won’t soil inside her cage. I’m told that she comes to you, [...]