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Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training Yesterday, 04:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 433
Posted By Bear L
Your puppy sounds like my dog. My dog is...

Your puppy sounds like my dog. My dog is genetically weak nerved in that regard and has been professionally evaluated by several trainers (including the local IPO director) that she's not a...
Forum: General Information 11-25-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By Bear L
Everything you asked I think is not really any...

Everything you asked I think is not really any barrier for a dog who is of average temperament.

I've fostered mature dogs that didn't know what a dog bed, dog toy are and how to interact with...
Forum: General Behavior 11-23-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 321
Posted By Bear L
Here's my limited fostering experience. Usually...

Here's my limited fostering experience. Usually when a foster dog comes in, my resident shepherd is cautious towards it and will be even a bit upset and watch the new dog like a hawk, especially if...
Forum: General Behavior 11-14-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 933
Posted By Bear L
If you're nervous then the dog will pick it up,...

If you're nervous then the dog will pick it up, no matter what method you tried. I see this often in my nervy shepherd. She's already not very confident and to have someone not confident to be...
Forum: General Information 11-14-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By Bear L
Does your friend know of local rescues that...

Does your friend know of local rescues that specializes in LGDs? If so, the rescue can also help provide some pointers, especially about which breeders to avoid... that's just base on my familiarity...
Forum: General Behavior 11-14-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 933
Posted By Bear L
How about the desensitization method. Walk by the...

How about the desensitization method. Walk by the dog and drop food (no look / touch / don't stop). Then work slowly to stopping very briefly, then longer periods, then looking, touching etc. ...
Forum: General Behavior 11-13-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By Bear L
It can be his hormones are coming off stronger....

It can be his hormones are coming off stronger. One of my dogs (neutered male) takes offense of intact growing males much more than others, and some of those intact males are just like your's -...
Forum: Equipment (how to use/where to find) 10-20-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 121
Posted By Bear L
Ruffwear Omnijore Dog Joring System

Has anyone try the "Ruffwear Omnijore Dog Joring System"?

Ruffwear Omnijore Dog Joring System (http://www.rei.com/product/825293/ruffwear-omnijore-dog-joring-system)

For those that do joring,...
Forum: General Puppy Stuff 10-08-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 474
Posted By Bear L
If you're looking for activities that are easy on...

If you're looking for activities that are easy on you - swimming, biking, or making the dog fetch by standing on the top of a hill and let the dog go up and down. The steeper the better for my dog...
Forum: General Behavior 09-29-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,360
Posted By Bear L
He sounds like a typical playful young shepherd...

He sounds like a typical playful young shepherd that needs an outlet for his energy if you don't want him bothering the other dog. The nip and barking sounds like all playfulness.

Keep in mind...
Forum: Puppies/Raw Diets 09-28-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 938
Posted By Bear L
I use ZiwiPeak for my raw fed dogs. Those are...

I use ZiwiPeak for my raw fed dogs. Those are air dried real meals that I don't feel bad when I have to give out a bunch of those throughout the day as I can balance their raw meals by decreasing...
Forum: Training Theory & Methods 09-26-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 5,639
Posted By Bear L
In high cost living areas, what Lala said is...

In high cost living areas, what Lala said is within the typical range for private lessons. I'm in CA and I can relate. For a reference point, an old two bedroom small town house with high HOA...
Forum: Development & Socialization 09-25-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 919
Posted By Bear L
Mine comes out more mature after each heat as...

Mine comes out more mature after each heat as well. Calmer (most visible with the first heat) and more patient and more able to process during training. She is super sweet during the heat and...
Forum: Pictures! Pictures! Pictures! 09-24-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By Bear L
Love your pictures. They look so fun! I have a...

Love your pictures. They look so fun! I have a pair of those too. My cattle dog is much rougher than my GSD and is full of short blasts of energy. When the cattle dog gets the zoomies my GSD...
Forum: Training Our Puppy (basic) 09-19-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 415
Posted By Bear L
The puppy is very responsive to your direction...

The puppy is very responsive to your direction and you kept Duke well engaged. Great job! Curious - when a car drive by or a person walk by on that road, does Duke stay engaged?

I think it's...
Forum: Diet & Nutrition 09-18-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 7,911
Posted By Bear L
I will offer a different view / explanation. One...

I will offer a different view / explanation. One of my dogs had terrible allergies for a long time developed from the later part of his puppyhood. Tried to switch to raw. Dog refused to take the...
Forum: Finding a Good Trainer 09-16-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 400
Posted By Bear L
Jose Moreno in downtown San Jose area. He takes...

Jose Moreno in downtown San Jose area. He takes classes and workshops with Michael Ellis so trains with similar style. www.specializedk-9.com (http://www.specializedk-9.com)
Forum: B.A.R.F./Raw Feeding 09-10-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 713
Posted By Bear L
Before I had dogs I never thought I'd be ok...

Before I had dogs I never thought I'd be ok wiping up butt holes smeared with it and sometimes with my bare hands to get it real clean.

You have the ability to adapt more quickly and effectively...
Forum: Equipment (how to use/where to find) 09-10-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 6,087
Posted By Bear L
Before you order a 3/4 - make sure they aren't...

Before you order a 3/4 - make sure they aren't using the heavier brass if weight of the brass is important to you. I don't think the 3/4 will be using the same light brass as a 3/8.
Forum: Equipment (how to use/where to find) 09-10-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 6,087
Posted By Bear L
Lots of places sell 3/8 biothane without the big...

Lots of places sell 3/8 biothane without the big brass. Do a quick search on the internet and they will pop up. You can buy the leash without the loop at the end as well to make it even lighter and...
Forum: Puppy Behavior 09-04-2014, 01:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By Bear L
My puppy peed that often at that age. It was...

My puppy peed that often at that age. It was normal for mine.
Forum: Puppy Behavior 09-03-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 780
Posted By Bear L
On a scale of 1 - 10, 10 being most vicious, that...

On a scale of 1 - 10, 10 being most vicious, that is more like a 4. Not even close to "rough". My 10 lbs peke mix plays with my adult GSD much "rougher."

Rough is where there are body...
Forum: Training Our Puppy (basic) 08-29-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 745
Posted By Bear L
The first thing I taught when I got my puppy is...

The first thing I taught when I got my puppy is she gets treated almost every time when she stares into my eyes and learning to keep the stare on the eyes rather than the treat to get the treat. The...
Forum: Basic Care 08-26-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By Bear L
Is the dog in pain? Or what is the benadryl...

Is the dog in pain? Or what is the benadryl suppose to help with?

My dog recently cut the meat in the webbing between the black pads with what I speculate to be glass too. It was a deep cut,...
Forum: Puppies/Raw Diets 08-26-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By Bear L
One of my dogs used to not take liver and green...

One of my dogs used to not take liver and green tripe well - it will just get runny stools so I avoided that for a while. Try different meat / organs / muscle meat to see what works best for your...
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