Not sure I can give you 100% sound advice because of two reasons:
1. I’ve been slacking a bit on the training.
2. I’m not a full time dog trainer yet.
Nevertheless, we have 6 dogs (all except one rescues with their own past) and I’ve had as many as 13 dogs at home a few months ago (fostering some rescues, which gradually became less…[Read more]
Fear aggression, dominance aggression, defense What? Can’t put my finger on it.
Will be taking possession in 10 days if it doesn’t seriously hurt some one before then. Was going to be put down 4 days ago, if vet told them neutering wouldn’t fix him, until I said I would take it.
Try to get most relevant information, can’t give full yet.
Thanks for the additional thoughts Kim.
One of the reasons I have been looking for a trainer is to have the facilities, to be able to create the scenarios where the unwanted reactivity can be focused on directed activity.
It just seemed odd courses taken before protection work could alter a dogs temperament.
I understand the liability issue. I…[Read more]