What do you do when your dog hates another dog?

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It's important to make sure both animals are always safe, so keep them on a leash and at a safe distance from one another.

Avoid punishing your dog if they act out, as they will associate any negativity with the other dog's presence.

Instead simply cease praising them and ignore them.

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What to Do When Your Dog Hates His Crate

  1. Find confinement alternatives. Every time your crate-hating dog has a bad experience in a crate, it increases his stress and anxiety and makes it harder to modify his crate aversion.
  2. Utilize doggy daycare.
  3. Teach him to love his crate.
  4. Identify and remove aversives.
  5. Take him with you.
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Property damage being damages to your dog in an attack.

This means that if your dog bites another dog, you are responsible for paying the vet bills and any other necessary damages to the owner of the dog that was bitten.

If you have been injured in an attack or have lost your pet due to an attack, you have rights.

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Wait until he's distracted and content, like when he's relaxing in your lap.

Run the brush through his fur just a few times without drawing attention to it, and keep petting and praising him all the while.

Do this every day, gradually brushing for longer and longer each time.

Tip #2 - Distract your dog as you brush.

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How Can I Help my Water-Shy Dog?

  1. Go slow. See where your dog feels comfortable and start there.
  2. Use high-value treats. Make your beach day a really positive experience by bringing some treats that your dog loves.
  3. Choose slow-moving water.
  4. Relax.
  5. Have fun.
  6. Bring a buddy.
  7. Lifejackets can help build confidence.
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Start by loading your dog in the car and giving him a tasty treat for getting into his special area β€” then let him out immediately.

Once he's comfortable getting in the car, start the engine while your dog is near the car (but not inside it).

Reward your dog and then turn the engine off.

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What to Do When Your Dog Hates His Crate

  1. Find confinement alternatives. Every time your crate-hating dog has a bad experience in a crate, it increases his stress and anxiety and makes it harder to modify his crate aversion.
  2. Utilize doggy daycare.
  3. Teach him to love his crate.
  4. Identify and remove aversives.
  5. Take him with you.
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Take your dog for a walk in an area where there are other dogs, give him a little extra leash to start with.

Every time your pup growls at another dog, use the "quiet" command.

When he obeys and stops growling, give him a treat.

When he doesn't, make him lie down until the other dog has passed.

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