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  1. Amylja

    Jumping and biting on walks

    Hi everyone, We have an American Bulldog X Staffy who is just a few days away from turning 1. She has turned into a little brat and I need some advice! She's started to jump up and bite while out on walks on the longline. We can be walking along nicely and then all of a sudden she'll turn...
  2. VictoriaSonny

    Sonny's Behaviour

    Hi Guys, Sonny is now 15 weeks old and training is going well! Fully house trained, no accidents in weeks now! He can sit, down, stand, touch, paw and stay - (stay is had work)! The few problems I am having with him follows; Lead training. He is a puller! I have tried many techniques as...
  3. L

    Anxiety, focus and biting furniture

    I've followed the advice re biting us and its worked really well, thanks. I was wondering about a couple of other things currently so advice would be welcome: 1. Poppy is 80% of the time like my shadow (unless really interested in a chew toy or if someone else is with her). If I leave her...
  4. E

    Please help. Naughty puppy

    Hi, I have a 15 week old cockerpoo, she’s started jumping up on to the sofa we’re we’re sitting an biting us. He goes through burst that last about 5 mins we’re she just literally torments us. As she still has her puppy teeth there all really sharp. When we’re walking around she’ll jump up and...
  5. megf.h

    Aggression and confusion, help!!

    Hi, I have a 5 year old female rescue dog. When we got her, she was scared of most dogs and used to try and run when she had to cross paths with them. But recently she’s switched from cowering to being aggressive (which I still believe is fear-based). When she sees another dog she growls...
  6. Jo thurston

    Dog owner looking for advice on change in behaviour

    hi, I have a 5 1/2 year old female rescue dog who is a total cutie at home but has recently started to be a bit aggressive out of the house. She has been trying to nip some people who she doesn’t like the look of, and also becoming aggressive with other dogs, even ones who she’s known for...
  7. megf.h

    Recent dog aggression - help!

    Hi, I have a 5 year old rescue cross-breed (our guess is Jack Russell / Staffy) and she's suddenly become aggressive towards other dogs in the past couple of weeks. She used to be friendly with all dogs, but now growls and snarls at dogs who are far away as soon as she sees them, and lunges at...
  8. R

    Excessive biting!

    Hi! I have a 14 week old Old Tyme Bulldog (a healthier variation of a British Bulldog) called Ralph. We’ve had him since 8 weeks old and for 90% of the time, I cannot complain! He’s housetrained, can sit, lay, stay and give paw. Walks nicely on the lead. The main issue I have is biting. I know...
  9. EvieS

    Puppy - aggressive and dominant phases

    I have a cross pug x poodle x Russell who is 16 weeks old (4months), we have only had him for 6 weeks and he has recently started going for walks after his final jab clearance last week. Since this we have noticed a change in his behaviour, most of the time he is lovely and cuddly and perfect...
  10. Ava

    Bossy puppy with 4 previous homes

    Hi guys, I really do hope you can offer me some advice, because I'm feeling overwhelmed. :( We've had our beautiful JRT x Chihuahua since he was 11 months old - he's 16 months now. We know he's had quite a few homes before us, so we understand why he has some issues. First, let me tell you all...
  11. sarahemlu


    Charlie is a 7 month old sproodle, he's the most wonderful dog...He's so loving and loyal, his recall off the lead is excellent and he loves to play and learn new tricks and when we are home is very well behaved. He isn't destructive at all when we are home, but when we're out he becomes more...
  12. S


    My border collie pup is 6 months old, has a clean bill of health and eats 'James wellbeloved kibble, she gets two 15 minute walks a day with 2 other in and out walks in case she needs the toilet. She is very high in energy and plays for 30minutes maybe even more almost all day. She's only taking...
  13. Danielle

    Biting dog

    We have a 2 year old Staffordshire bull terrier. He is very loving and affectionate but he is also very protective. We’ve had him since he was a puppy and he’s always hated people coming into the garden. He used to hate it when even we did but now he lets us come in. On Sunday we had a visitor...