German Shepherd Dog Forums - View Single Post - growling
Thread: growling
View Single Post
Old 01-09-2014, 06:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
shugarhey
Member
 
shugarhey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Iowa
Posts: 98
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jwn6w View Post
My 10 month old female shepherd was ripping the rug apart so I told her no and slapped her on the rear, she looked at me and growled I told her no and slapped her rear again and she gave me a real nasty growl this time showing her teeth. She has never done this before and it scares me. Has anybody been in this situation and what do you suggest?? I have been bitten before by a shepherd and do not want to ever have to experience something like that again.
I would stop the hitting and try redirecting instead

Sent from Petguide.com Free App
shugarhey is offline   Reply With Quote