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Old September 22nd, 2009, 02:31 PM
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Originally Posted by chablinos View Post
Thanks for your reply. No info on her history really. All they know is that she was already spayed, her teeth were really bad (we had them cleaned before we took her home), and she was covered in urine and running loose.

I'm assuming that umbilical training means holding her leash ALL the time? I'm off from work this week, so I can pretty well accomplish that if it will help. Thanks again!
'Umbilical' is actually around your waist, so you can more easily do things without having to hold the leash. But you're right - keeping her with you at all times is the main point.

Poor dog! Thankyou for taking this girl....
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