|12-11-2013 04:21 AM|
|Harry and Lola||Good on you for making a decision. I'm sure the breeder will find someone suitable for her.|
|12-11-2013 02:36 AM|
My main concern is that they are both female. Either way, I think I have convinced my husband to let her go. I have read so many horror stories about having two females similar age in the house (something I wasn't aware of before).
I live in Japan by the way, so the breeder is Japanese. We are taking her back at the end of the week.
|12-10-2013 09:40 AM|
Will the breeder take the 3 month old back? All you should have to do is talk to them and they should fully support you and help with the husband. The responsible breeders only want the best home situations for each puppy and you probably had trouble talking them into giving you a puppy so near in age to your other pup in the first place.
I know I'd never take on what you have.... I can barely do one puppy at a time!
Will your husband read information about why it's not a good situation?
|12-10-2013 09:30 AM|
|Luna'sMom||I feel your pain. I have 5 fighting for my attention. I know this will make more work for you all, but what needs to happen is dedicated individual time with each dog.|
|12-10-2013 01:56 AM|
|Harry and Lola||
The youngest is only 3 months, it takes time and consistency to achieve harmony. Give it a few more months where you are actively training and feeding them, then decide whether you are still unhappy with the situation.
Post some photos of them if you can, I would love to see them.
|12-10-2013 12:58 AM|
Two Female German Shepherd Puppies
We made a huge mistake.
We thought it would be better for our 5 month old german shepherd puppy to have a companion so we got another german shepherd puppy (3 months old).
Our 5 month old is very well trained but I can see already that she is becoming more interested in her new sister than listening to us. Also the 3 month old seems to have no interest in anything other than the other puppy.
My husband thinks everything will be fine and he is in love with both dogs. I am the one who stays home with them all day so I see more of the problems. They also fight over him, the older one whining if the younger one gets attention.
Theyre both female, theyre both puppies, its obviously a disaster in the making.
How do I convince my husband that its best for both puppies if we rehome the 3 month old?