DON'T THROW OUT THE DOG ...Behavior group for discussion & finding solutions to food or toy guarding, biting, house training, destruction, howling, separation anxiety, interpreting doodle body language and more!See More
"My advice would be to take her outside every time she barks during the night so that she learns that the only result of barking will be going outside. Also, don't talk or pet her when taking her out-just put her collar and leash on, go outside…"
"He was eating Blue Buffalo chicken and brown rice before which was causing him a lot of digestive issues. Those are pretty much gone now but I am definitely going to switch to 2 times a day. Thanks for your help!"
"When is it too soon to switch a puppy from 3 meals a day to 2? Rigger is 16 weeks and has very little interest in food. We switched him to Orijen 2 weeks ago and even that is not tempting to him. He's almost 20 pounds and we feed him about 3/4…"
"My two bring all big treats to the shag rug in the living room. ,That rugs got to go, all manner of things reside in it I'm sure although I have tried to clean up transgressions thoroughly. Otherwise, they'll sometimes run upstairs to eat…"
"Thanks for all of the great suggestions and help! The floor is tile so I don't mind if he eats on the ground, but it's nice to see that he's not alone in being a picky eater. I used to have a lab who would eat anything and everything,…"
"I agree with trying a plate that he doesn't have to reach "into" for the food. I don't speak from experience though...Chewie is so eager to eat his food, it doesn't matter how we give it to him...LOL."
"Banjo is almost 8 months old now and up until 6 months or so he would systematically spread his kibble around the kitchen floor and eat some from the bowl and then go around and eat what he'd sown. It was interesting to watch the whole process…"
"Some dogs don't like the clanging sound of food against the metal bowl. My dogs didn't mind but I've heard a couple other doodle owners whose dogs were okay with bowls made of different material. Somehow something about the METAL bowl…"
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