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Forum: Dog training - dog behavior May 11th, 2009, 03:10 PM
Replies: 364
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Posted By Blackdog22
Police dogs and sport dogs are entirely...

Police dogs and sport dogs are entirely different. I have no clue how patrol dogs are trained, I'm sure it varies from one department to another.

As for what happens when a dog does not release,...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! May 11th, 2009, 02:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By Blackdog22
I think the other medication you mentioned might...

I think the other medication you mentioned might be Tramadol.

Your absolutely right!

Kandy thanks for the info on Dasuquin, I will definately look into it before ordering the Cosequin.
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior May 11th, 2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 58,693
Posted By Blackdog22
So then I gather that 'bitwork' requires a...

So then I gather that 'bitwork' requires a certain amount of 'touching' to get the dog to do this then. What would one do if the dog does not release? What type of command is given then? Just curious...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! May 10th, 2009, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By Blackdog22
Good to hear about the Cosequin! So far I have...

Good to hear about the Cosequin!
So far I have only heard good things...

As for pain management, we have talked about Metacam and another pain reliever....I cannot for the life of me remember the...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! May 10th, 2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By Blackdog22
Question Cosequin

My GSD, Eva has been diagnosed with HD.
On a scale of 1-10, it would likely be rated a 6. It's not crippling and is not yet affectng her quality of life, but could never pass the OFA. You would...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs May 6th, 2009, 08:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,421
Posted By Blackdog22
I crate Eva when we go out and for a few hours...

I crate Eva when we go out and for a few hours each day while Adi is out (they love eachother, but I feel the both need one-on-one lovins without having eachother in the way). She can have free run,...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior May 5th, 2009, 06:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,388
Posted By Blackdog22
I work with whatever motivates the dog, this...

I work with whatever motivates the dog, this really depends on the dogs drives.
My dogs both have high prey drive and are motivated by toys, balls and tugs. They will work for food, but they are...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior May 3rd, 2009, 12:41 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 58,693
Posted By Blackdog22
Makes perfect sense to me. Thanks for clearing...

Makes perfect sense to me.
Thanks for clearing that up, you seem to really know your stuff.

I find you to be very very well educated, you must have some lucky dogs.
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior May 3rd, 2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 58,693
Posted By Blackdog22
The impression I got from your previous posts is...

The impression I got from your previous posts is that you dislike postive reinforcement(you have made a few references to this type of training), yet you gave no insight or information as to WHY the...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior May 3rd, 2009, 09:37 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 58,693
Posted By Blackdog22
I think your missing 4 key words in Prometheans...

I think your missing 4 key words in Prometheans post, "how about this scenerio".
Nobody is right or wrong. No dog is the same as the next.

I do happen to know MANY dogs that do react even worse...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior May 3rd, 2009, 09:18 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 58,693
Posted By Blackdog22
I think Prometheans example is very clear and...

I think Prometheans example is very clear and easy to understand. Makes sense to me.
However each situation is different, as is each dog. While Promethean gave a very good generalization, I disagree...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior May 1st, 2009, 05:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,388
Posted By Blackdog22
Food does not make dogs overweight anymore then...

Food does not make dogs overweight anymore then it makes us humans fat. Well meaning, under-educated people practicing methods they do not understand and underlying health issues, make dogs fat. As...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior April 30th, 2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,596
Posted By Blackdog22
You're probably right luvmylab. At the time of...

You're probably right luvmylab.
At the time of my post I was not aware whether this was from an intentional breeding or not. Accidents do happen........ but usually people learn from that experience...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior April 30th, 2009, 10:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,282
Posted By Blackdog22
You need to redirect his drive onto an acceptable...

You need to redirect his drive onto an acceptable item.
You can try picking up a really awesome ball, or toy....something he will really love. Let him know you have it and how fun it is(for one play...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior April 30th, 2009, 09:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,774
Posted By Blackdog22
You need to make an appointment with a dog...

You need to make an appointment with a dog trainer.
It's impossible to be able to tell you where the aggression is stemming from over the internet. Someone needs to see the dog and witness the...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior April 30th, 2009, 09:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,282
Posted By Blackdog22
Is he motivated with toys? (balls, tug?) How is...

Is he motivated with toys? (balls, tug?)
How is his Obedience?
How much vigorous mental and physical stimulation does he get in the course of a week?
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior April 30th, 2009, 09:33 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,596
Posted By Blackdog22
I agree with you JennieV, 100% about breeding...

I agree with you JennieV, 100% about breeding mutts. To be honest, my post was not directed at you. I found babymommas post to be somewhat rude, hence why I said 'lets not jump to conclusions'(I...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior April 29th, 2009, 09:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,596
Posted By Blackdog22
Lets not jump to conclusions here. Obviously this...

Lets not jump to conclusions here. Obviously this person is responsible enough to take in the dogs she previously bred (which may or may not have been intentional, the poster did not specify). That...
Forum: Dog food forum April 29th, 2009, 12:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,369
Posted By Blackdog22
I personally really like Acana and have not heard...

I personally really like Acana and have not heard anything bad about the products.
I'm sure she will adjust to the dremel just fine, as long as you introduce it to her in a postive way. Let her get...
Forum: Foster talk - Rescue talk - NO listings please April 28th, 2009, 10:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 879
Posted By Blackdog22
Yep, doggy diapers....AKA 'bitch pants'. I...

Yep, doggy diapers....AKA 'bitch pants'.
I believe they sell "pads" specifically for the bp's, but I have heard you can use human pads. I would think human pads would be cheaper and more effective....
Forum: Dog food forum April 27th, 2009, 01:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,369
Posted By Blackdog22
I have heard great things about dremmelling,...

I have heard great things about dremmelling, maybe that's something you can look into as far as nail clippers go.
My dogs really don't care for the dremmel, they will tolerate it but it's obvious...
Forum: Dog food forum April 27th, 2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,369
Posted By Blackdog22
I feed my male GSD Orijen dogfood, I have since...

I feed my male GSD Orijen dogfood, I have since he was 7 weeks old.
I'm very happy with the food, he has always been a good weight and had a really shiny coat. The vet always comments on how...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior April 25th, 2009, 09:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,355
Posted By Blackdog22
I hardly think the situation is hopeless, you may...

I hardly think the situation is hopeless, you may just have to put in some hard work.
How is your dogs obedience? If it's good-excellent you can simply put him in a stay command when handling the...
Forum: On topic - Pet chat, opinions, feelings and rants April 24th, 2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By Blackdog22
I know exactly what you're going through!! I...

I know exactly what you're going through!!
I passed through a town and was shocked to find a GREAT PYRENEES on the roof of the towns only drug store. I was outraged and made a complaint in the town...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior April 24th, 2009, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By Blackdog22
MissyMouse, I would follow Lynne_B's post. She...

MissyMouse, I would follow Lynne_B's post. She has given you a great deal of good advice.
I would also like to add, when you get your vet check done (you should be getting bloodwork, fecal and...
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