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Forum: Dog training - dog behavior December 10th, 2008, 03:14 PM
Replies: 41
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Posted By K9 Love
I would only assume that when someone labels a...

I would only assume that when someone labels a method used (which is in fact not even true) as a member, then claims another method does not "pussy foot" around, that the first method is to be...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior December 10th, 2008, 12:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,914
Posted By K9 Love
What exactly are you trying to say Ben Max? In my...

What exactly are you trying to say Ben Max? In my opinion, you ARE pussy footing around with your words :rolleyes:

There are particular ways that I handle issues that I will never post on a board...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior December 9th, 2008, 12:43 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,914
Posted By K9 Love
I agree with babymomma. When dogs do a...

I agree with babymomma.

When dogs do a particular behaviour you don't enjoy, ignore it and most definitely do not reinforce it. Immediately reward with praise and patting if she moves away or...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 28th, 2008, 08:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,740
Posted By K9 Love
I've never bought into the "pawing = dominance"...

I've never bought into the "pawing = dominance" gimmick.

They do it because it works, not because they're planning to overtake you as "alpha"! ;) They figure it out, it gets your attention, they...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs November 25th, 2008, 09:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,863
Posted By K9 Love
I attended an agression seminar months ago and a...

I attended an agression seminar months ago and a study was shown that stated, according to gender, the most liklihood for problems would be with two SPAYED females. Apparently it has something to do...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs November 21st, 2008, 08:29 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 27,431
Posted By K9 Love
I needed a vacuum right away, we had just...

I needed a vacuum right away, we had just recently moved into a new house with a lot of carpet and it would've taken months for the Dyson to be ordered in so we took the next best thing which was a...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 21st, 2008, 12:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By K9 Love
Going back to the crate is a good idea to start....

Going back to the crate is a good idea to start. This way you won't have him sneaking up on your bed in the middle of the night. I would gradually go from; crating with the door shut, crating at...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 18th, 2008, 01:27 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
How is it harsh if it's positive training...

How is it harsh if it's positive training methods?!? You have me REALLY confused! LOL :D I need something more specific to get the wheels in my brain a turnin'! ;)

Must've been intimidating! I bet...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 17th, 2008, 09:33 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
I looked to order it online. Susan Garett is...

I looked to order it online. Susan Garett is awesome. I've seen her so many times on Top Dogs with Buzz and some videos here and there on youtube. When I searched for it, I didn't think I'd found the...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 17th, 2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
No, I haven't although I have a list of must read...

No, I haven't although I have a list of must read dog training books somewhere.. lol

My number one on the list though that I'm hoping for Christmas is Control Unleashed. I've been TOLD, numerous...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 17th, 2008, 06:20 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
If there's anything on this thread I can agree...

If there's anything on this thread I can agree with wholly, it would be the bolded quote Dekka.

I always introduce new behaviours as positively as absolutely possible as I don't want immediate...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 15th, 2008, 06:16 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
A ha, now I see the difference. I say...

A ha, now I see the difference. I say "correction" in regards to P+. Aversive to me is a more "positive" outlook on technically ceasing or correcting behaviours, although of course aversive can be...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 14th, 2008, 09:07 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
I didn't get to read any of the other posts yet,...

I didn't get to read any of the other posts yet, but your example with heeling is a great one IMO. And yes, I agree that stringing a dog up is completely unnecessary. My trainer does do this...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 14th, 2008, 12:07 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
The only reason I brought it up, is because you...

The only reason I brought it up, is because you had said since you stopped using aversives, your dogs get higher scores. You can't get much higher then a perfect score ;)

Also to say that I dont'...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 13th, 2008, 05:30 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
I'm not really too worried if even all four...

I'm not really too worried if even all four trials have a SFE. Our venture into Rally is just for fun. :) My eggs are two baskets when it comes to getting back into obedience and that's a) a miracle...
Forum: Dog food forum November 12th, 2008, 11:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,998
Posted By K9 Love
I never fed puppy food. I just make sure to feed...

I never fed puppy food. I just make sure to feed a lower protein around 21-24%.
Forum: Pet photography - Pet pictures November 12th, 2008, 01:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,420
Posted By K9 Love
Awww, KITTENS! :D :D I love puppies, but...

Awww, KITTENS! :D :D

I love puppies, but there's something about the clumsy, yet fluke-full agility kittens have. Such a joy to watch!

What a beautiful blended family you have! :D
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 12th, 2008, 12:53 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
Yes I will be there! I PM'd Kayla to see if she...

Yes I will be there! I PM'd Kayla to see if she would be as well. Rox got her RNMCL title in that one trial at PADOC so we'll be in advanced now. I've decided we'll skip the SFE if they are in one or...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 11th, 2008, 02:05 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
Dekka, neat to see you here. ;) Who am I? LOL. I...

Dekka, neat to see you here. ;) Who am I? LOL. I met you at the PADOC CARO/NAMBR match a few months ago, with Roxy. :)

I agree with a lot of your opinions on Cesar, but perhaps I've missed a show...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! November 11th, 2008, 03:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,002
Posted By K9 Love
I fortunately haven't experienced any ear issues...

I fortunately haven't experienced any ear issues with my dogs (knock on wood) but it almost sounds like it's a problem with his bedding or where he sleeps at night.

I'm not sure how common it is...
Forum: Dog food forum November 11th, 2008, 03:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 16,214
Posted By K9 Love
Great post! I read at least half of it, but I'll...

Great post! I read at least half of it, but I'll have to book mark it and come back to it when my brain is right.. :eek: LOL!

I too am impressed with information in his reply and time it must have...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior November 10th, 2008, 06:27 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 57,269
Posted By K9 Love
On a completley personal level, I cannot stand...

On a completley personal level, I cannot stand Brad Pattison. He's extremely rude, arrogant and pushy. I understand that a lot of this is for tv, but like the man in one episode I saw said: I would...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! November 9th, 2008, 08:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,059
Posted By K9 Love
OH yes! Maybe then Doberman is a possible breed...

OH yes! Maybe then Doberman is a possible breed in her mix as these types of skin conditions are quite common in Dobes. :confused: I know seborrhea, what my bitch was diagnosed with is commonly seen...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! November 9th, 2008, 05:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,059
Posted By K9 Love
What kind of dog is Bo? Roxy was a constant...

What kind of dog is Bo?

Roxy was a constant intcher to. She would "snarf" at herself so loudly (particularly above her tail by her butt) that it would wake us up in the middle of the night. She...
Forum: Dog food forum November 9th, 2008, 03:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,045
Posted By K9 Love
I've got my fingers crossed for you!! Did you get...

I've got my fingers crossed for you!! Did you get a can of plain pumpkin as well? It trully works wonders. Just a tablespoon or two and their stiffened right up! At least that will give you, your pup...
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