Comments on How to Respond to Your Fearful Dog

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Frances   Baltimore, MD

10/8/2008 11:51:17 AM

This was a very helpful quiz! I have so many questions on the fear my dog has. What to do and when to do it. So thanks for the information my animal loving people.

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Linda   Muskego, WI

10/3/2008 7:53:13 PM

ver informative

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Melodie   St. Joseph Twp, WI

9/18/2008 2:28:07 PM

Hi,
I enjoyed reading some of the answers for a fearful pet. Our Corgi is 1 year old next week. A few months ago, my husband accidentally pulled a chain attached to a ceiling fan in the peak of our home. She went running off. Now she won't even come into that room unless she runs past it fast. This is our kitchen/living area where we spend all of our time. She just goes and hides under a bed. She is still a puppy and I want her to enjoy being in that room. It never bothered her before that. A veterinarian's assistant told me to block the room off and let her get adjusted to it, but its too large of an area that also has an addition attached. Is it a good idea to tie her up out there when we are there so she can see its alright? The fan isn't even on when she does this. HELP! I need some answers. Thank you.

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Natalia   Reno, NV

9/14/2008 3:51:41 PM

All of this makes sense to me. You have to be alpha pack leader or your dog will never follow your lead.

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stacy   Bel Air, MD

8/22/2008 6:00:39 AM

You just have to find a way that works with your dog, each dog is different

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Carolle   Frederick, MD

8/14/2008 12:31:51 PM

Obedience training works for some. I foster a lot, and am not blessed with endless time with these dogs to overcome everything. Sometimes I have to resort to sedation for thunderstorms/fireworks, or pick them up and carry them past something they're fearful of (and then note this in their adoption file). Sorry, gang, but such is the work of a rescuer.

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karen   LITTLE ROCK, AR

8/14/2008 10:43:29 AM

good ideas but sedation is available also

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Patty   Youngstown, OH

5/30/2008 8:47:37 PM

Sometimes I wonder if the people who write this stuff actually HAVE a dog?? Some of these things they say to do are easier said than done.

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LaLa   salinas, CA

5/30/2008 8:07:34 PM

yeah I got them all right

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Liza   Grand Bay-Westfield, NB

5/30/2008 11:44:50 AM

The only thing that freaks my dog out is slippery floors because he fell pretty hard one time.

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Dee   Hillsborough, NJ

5/9/2008 1:07:50 PM

why after signing in- you can't find this
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a bit ridiculous. I liked this article and had to come back in after signing off to find it.

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Laura   austin, TX

4/16/2008 7:23:10 PM

best quiz ever! i got a 100%

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