Category Archives for Behavior

Adopting A Dog With Issues

I’m very outspoken about the value of early socialization for puppies. The education they get early in life can not be replaced by pills, therapy, shock collars, obedience classes, or having their teeth

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Causes And Cures For Urine Marking

If you have a dog that lifts his (or her) leg on anything and everything, you know what a frustrating and disgusting habit this can be! While it may be perfectly normal dog behavior, it’s not acceptable

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Reiki For The Aggressive Dog

Creating Healing Connections September/October 2010 Issue Aggression, like any other physical or emotional issue a dog may face, is, from an energetic perspective, simply an imbalance in the dog’s energetic

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Puppy Biting

July/August 2010 Issue Mouthing is a normal behavior in puppies and often disappears by the time the puppy is between four and five months of age. Many puppies continue to bite after that simply because

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Is Your Dog’s Bad Behavior Caused by a Health Problem?

 Is your puppy or adult dog acting strangely, being aggressive, fearful, phobic, hyperactive or depressed? Many of these and other canine “problem” behaviors can result from thyroid dysfunction,

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