Originally Posted by sabledog3
My German shepherd dog loves the dog park. The problem is he loves to play rough. It's fine if the other dog wants to, but he sometimes doesn't get that the other dog is scared of him. He just turned two and has only been social with other dogs for the past 6 months. For the most part he's great, but people at the dog park will scream at me or him because they think he's mean.
I can call him off pretty good, but sometimes he doesn't come right away.
He also growls a lot when he's playing, which mak re people think he's trying to attack their dog. That's just how he plays, he's very talkative. He's never been in a fight. I just want to enjoy the dog park with him.
Any advice welcome!
Stay out of the dog park. If your dog is rough, it's an incident waiting to happen. My dog also plays rough. We only go to dog parks for training.
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