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Suspicious Toy Breed Dog

Snarky Little Dogs

Little Dogs and Fear Based Behavior Last summer I was called to the home of an elderly woman who had a 5 year old Toy Breed dog, named Willie. Willie growled, and snapped at people who tried to touch him when he was in the owner’s arms.

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Why Dogs Do What They Do

Owners often believe that everything a dog does is associated with the owner. “She did it because she was mad at me”. Here are some more likely motivations, with just a touch of humor. Chewing On Their Owner’s Things 67% of dogs said they did it because it felt good. 33% said it was because […]

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