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post #5 of (permalink) Old 01-23-2014, 06:03 PM
Lilie
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I think forced socialization becomes the problem. When the handler becomes so obsessed with their puppy being buddies with all other canines. I think that puts too much stress on the puppy as well as the handler. Stress = breakdowns in social patterns.

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