"I do think this is 'normal' behavior. I would carry high value tiny treats with you on all walks and keep moving while getting her to keep her attention on you and feed those treats as you go along. Riley used to pick up…"
"You're definitely not alone. As the emergency vet who performed the rock-ectomy on Lachlan put it, "he's a bloody retriever, isn't he?" Both of my boys are as bad as the other, although Lachlan seems to be becoming less…"
"We have two dogs, one an island mini doodle, 5 months old and one a Cavachon, 24 months old. Both enjoy the rabbit poop in the yard. The Cavachon also likes sticks, leaves etc..
The Cavachon chewed and ate everything you can imagine. We just did not…"
"Hi Sharon ,,,,,,, Lexy is 4 months now and does the same thing . drives me nuts . really watch out for the rocks as you don't want to end up having surgergy . In the beginning it was bad and frustrating but now it getting a little better as she…"
"We had the same problem with Loo. She grazed on anything and everything outside! It resulted in trips to the Vet for puppy diarrhea! I didn't think it would ever get better! It does. It took a lot of No,drop it and much praise when she…"
"Well the only thing you can really do is just keep things away from her, constantly supervise, verbally correct, give timeouts, and offer plenty of chew alternatives. Finn started destroying our wood furniture, newly installed base molding,…"
"Just to be clear... she didn't say that it's abnormal to eat things that are not food. She just said that Lily does it constantly when she's outside and that seemed abnormal to her... she keeps her head down the entire time,…"
"Your trainer doesn't know what he/she is talking about. My dog eats everything he can fit in his mouth and I know many others have had the same issue on here. Finn just this week ate a leather glove and threw it up all over the…"
Does anyone have a puppy that either has Pica or you wonder if he/she might?Lily is 12 weeks old and our trainer said that she eats WAY more non-food items than other puppies. We have a hard time taking her outside because she has her head down the entire time and just sucks up acorns, dirt, leaves, grass and rocks (yes, rocks!).It's not just sniffing or mouthing -- she is EATING all of this stuff despite our best efforts (on a leash, working on "leave it", bring treats to trade with her,…See More
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