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Is 3 Months Too Earlier For A Puppy To Go Into Heat?

We just purchased a Miniature Australian Shepherd. She is about 3 months old and on the second day having her we noticed that she started to bleed? Is

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12 Week Old Viciously Biting PLEASE HELP

This is my baby boy Cooper. He's an angel most of the time. He's extremely smart and has mastered all of the basic commands. I take him to the dog park

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2nd Aussie

Thinking of getting a second Toy Aussie. Mine is very loyal, jealous and loving. She likes to play with other dogs her size, but is intimidated by bigger

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Is My Australian Shepherd Overweight?

My Aussie Bella is 3.5 years old and weighs between 19 and 20kg, she is a bit short for her breed but very broad. We do agility and frisbee comps with

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Am I Up For This Challenge Or Should I Return Him To Breeder?

We bought a 16 week old Aussie pup last Friday. He seems calm and friendly with people and other dogs. However, I am haunted by memories of my Aussie

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Could Homeopathic Remedies For Dogs Be Dangerous?

Homeopathic Remedies For Dogs are becoming more popular but could homeopathy for dogs actually be dangerous?

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United States, KS, 4.5 Years Old, Daisy

Very Affectionate Dog Daisy will be 5 years old in Nov. She weighs 35 pounds and is in great health. She is an excellent running or walking companion.

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My Kratos

My Kratos was named after the God of war but was more of a lover. He was the first thing I saw in the morning wagging his but so excited to see me and

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Short Hair And Pointy Ears?

I have an Australian Shepherd puppy who is about 10 months old. I bought him from a farm, and he came from a small litter of Aussie's when he was about

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Short Haired Australian Shepherd?

I have a 17 month old red tri Australian Shepherd and she has never had hair as long as the other Aussies I know, including her own mother, but since she

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Stubborn, Old, Paraplegic Aussies

Hello! I have a 9 year old Aussie male that I adopted from animal control five years ago. He's had problems with biting, but we've mostly got that under

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8 Week Old Australian Shepherd Puppy Nipping

We have a 8 week old Australian Shepherd puppy. She came to our family 2 weeks ago. All was fine for about two days and then the nipping started. Whatever

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Dog Aggression

My very sweet mostly obedient smart Australian Shepherd 4 month old pup has been aggressive with other puppies since I got her. I am defiantly the pack

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Things Bullet Can Do And Info

My dog's name is Bullet. He is 10 or 11 yrs old and sleeps most of the day now but sometimes he acts like he's 3 yrs old. Here are the words he knows...want

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Australian Shepherd Communication

Mavis is my 14-month-old blue merle. Our older dog rings a bell to go out, and Mavis picked that up pretty quickly. But then things got complicated, as

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Temperament Of Red Tris

I have a question on the temperament of red tris. I was told by a breeder that red tris are usually not as active and are generally more shy and stand-offish

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Should We Get An Aussie?

We live in the city but have a medium sized yard with open grass to run in behind our fence. I am currently on summer vacation but by the time the litter

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My Australian Shepherd Is Leash Reactive

We adopted a 3 year old Australian Shepherd approximately 7 months ago. She is a sweetheart, loves everyone, adults and children, and is very quiet and

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How Do I Stop The Barking?

I have a Miniature Aussie, 4 years old, named Yadi. He is a very loving dog who, when out in public, loves people and other dogs. He thinks everyone is

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Can Working Line Aussies Make Good Pets?

I finally found an Australian Shepherd puppy for sale as there are almost none in my area. Only problem is, its a working line dog. I have no problems

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Flea And Tick Protection For Australian Shepherds

I have a 4 month old Aussie. Really enjoying spending time outdoors with her. Today I noticed a tick on her belly. I was wondering what everybody uses

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One Heck Of A Cute Guy

Frankie is now 7 weeks of age. He is going to live with Amabel and her family. I think he is going to make them very happy.

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Is An Australian Shepherd Good With Cats?

Is an Australian Shepherd good with cats?

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Thoughts On Shaving Or Trimming My Beautiful Dog

I have owned my Margo for several years. I use her as a support dog and we plan to do a lot of traveling this summer to warmer climates. She gets to hot

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Help! Unusal Red Merle Pattern On Face

Hello, I will be getting a new Mini Australian Shepherd puppy soon and fell in love with a red merle puppy at a breeders. However, in coming home and researching.

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Housebroken, Adopted Australian Shepherd Peeing In House

Sofie is 5. I adopted her about 3 months ago. She is the sweetest dog. Very loving and well behaved except for one issue. Sofie is housebroken but since

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Australian Shepherd Aggression At Fence

My normally very sweet and calm 8 year old Aussie has started nasty barking at the fence with our neighbor dogs. He was fine until we adopted a 5 year

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Australian Shepherd Suffering Epilepsy?

Have any of you Aussie owners out there been battling undiagnosed seizures? My Aussie Jackson is 1 year and 8 months old. He suffered his first wave

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Help! Mini Aussie Herding/Aggression Question

Hello, I have a Mini Aussie, Charlie, who is a little over 1 year old. We tried socializing him at a young age, bringing him to daycare starting at age

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9 Month Old Female In Heat?

I have seen a few spots of blood today so thought she was coming into heat but now she is peeing little drops everywhere. Now I'm afraid there is something

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