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Finally Got My Australian Shepherd to Stop Barking When Hiking

Since she was 6 months old my Australian Shepherd has been barking at me from the front whenever we go on hikes. Extremely irritating. Nothing I tried

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Guide To Australian Shepherd Training and Care

Australian Shepherd Training - There is no reason to let problem behaviors develop. Stop stressful problem behaviors and transform your Australian Shepherd into a model Aussie.

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These Dog Training Videos Will Transform Your Aussie

Recommended dog training videos make it easy to train your puppy, your adult dog, or to deal with behavior problems.

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Australian Shepherd Info, Resources, and Community for Aussie Lovers

Australian Shepherd training, puppy care tips, dog nutrition, health issues, dog sports, grooming, dog product info, forums, Aussie photos, artwork, cartoons, breeders directory, newsletter, and more.

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Max Loves Birthday Parties—Especially HIS!

Max turned two and he invited five of his closest friends to his party. (They were allowed to bring their humans along!) We all had fun swimming and playing

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Scout Is the Love in My Life

My guy is the love in my life. We bought him 5 days after my Catahoula of 16 years passed away, and he has been my everything. He’s next to me with every

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Why Choose a Fresh Dog Food Brand for Your Aussie?

What are the best fresh dog foods and should you switch your dog over to a fresh diet? With more and more fresh alternatives, it's worth discussing the difference they can make for your dog's health.

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One of Our Australian Shepherd Puppies Is Attacking Her Sister

We have four Aussies. The mom, dad, and two of their puppies, both female. The pups will be three years old in a couple of months. A while back, one of

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USA, Central FL, 4 Years Old, Billie

We took Billie in about 4 months ago. He is affectionate and needs a lot of attention. Unfortunately, we can't give him the attention he needs along with

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Dog Training Treats: Finding The Right Treats and Treat Bags

Choosing dog training treats can make all the difference in your dog's learning process whether you're doing simple obedience training or teaching your dog specific tricks or skills, treats will help.

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Getting an Australian Shepherd

Hello everybody! I really hope I can get some answers here! I have been doing some research about this breed for months now, getting all sorts of different

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Lincoln, 14 Months Old in Virginia

This great looking guy is Lincoln - he's 14 months old, neutered and up to date on all his vaccinations. Lincoln is a very sweet dog, he loves humans and

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Do You Have the Best Dog Training Tools You Need to Succeed?

The proper dog training tools are essential whether you are teaching basic obedience or specialized skills or tricks. With the right equipment, you have a better chance of getting the results you want.

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Do You Think This an Australian Shepherd Mix? And Question About Puppy Coat Length

I rescued our pup from the Humane Society. His mom was a Terrier and we don’t know what his dad was but with his coloring it looks as though he could have

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Patrick and Mr. Puppers!

I got Puppers in 2007 in Valley Springs, California from my best friend Robb. His two Australian Shepherds mated and a litter of 13 pups were born. I visited

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Methods of Dog Training: Finding What Works Best for You

There are many different methods of dog training and it can be overwhelming. To be successful, you need to figure out which training technique, or combination, will work the best for you and your dog.

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Am I Making a Mistake Getting My Australian Shepherd Pup?

I have a 2.5 year old Chihuahua that is 4 lbs very fragile and doesn’t have the best attitude at times. My daughter wants a dog she can play with so I

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15-Week-Old Female Australian Shepherd Biting, Nipping Draws Blood on Our Hands and Legs

Have owned a full-blooded female Australian Shepherd for 6 weeks. I'm unable to stop her from biting and nipping. I have owned several different types

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Aussie Home Alone

My partner and I are hoping to get a Mini Aussie very soon! I am able to take off 2 months from work to get it settled into a routine and training. After

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USA, VA, 3 Years Old, Scout

We are looking for a loving new home for our beloved 3 year old Australian Shepherd (red-tri). Our Aussie is a quintessential Aussie in many aspects: her

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Tips for Puppy-Proofing Your Home and Yard for Your New Aussie

Puppy-proofing is a way to ensure that both your house and yard are safe environments for your new Aussie. Some items that may seem fairly safe could actually present a tremendous threat to your puppy.

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USA, NY, 7 Months Old, Babygirl

She's 7 months old and I can no longer keep her. She is spayed, up to date on shots, and chipped. I'm located in Kingston, NY 12401 can someone please

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Heart Disease in Dogs and How It Can Affect Your Aussie

Heart disease in dogs is a serious problem. As with humans, heart disease can manifest in many different ways and, in most cases, it will have little or no symptoms until it reaches a serious degree.

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Idiopathic Head Tremors in Dogs Can Be Mistaken for Epilepsy

Idiopathic head tremors in dogs, also known as idiopathic head tremor syndrome (IHTS) can be disturbing to see as your dog exhibits an uncontrollable shaking of the head. How concerned should you be?

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Types of Aggression in Dogs Aussie Owners Need to Know About

Aggression in dogs is common and it should be a cause for concern. There are many different types of dog aggression and your first step in dealing with the issue is recognizing and understanding them.

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Should an Aussie/Heeler Mix's Skin Color Be Pinkish?

My vet thought our Festus had skin allergies and put him on Science Diet w/d. Festus is half Blue Heeler and half Aussie, his dad being the Aussie. The

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Question About an Ex-Breeder Dog Adjusting to Being a Family Pet

Has anyone gotten an ex breeder female dog that has always been a kennel dog? If so, was she able to adjust to being a family pet and in the house? How

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My Sweet Texas Heeler Boy (Aussie-ACD Mix)

One day, about two years ago in the summer of 2020, I fell in love with a precious chunky puppy at a friends' friend's house who was four weeks old. The

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Problems With Getting a 3-Year-Old Male Australian Shepherd From a Breeder?

We may be getting a 3-year-old male Australian Shepherd from a breeder. He has lived with other dogs his whole life. He will be the only dog in our household

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Love the Reds

Geisha is a 3-year-old pure Aussie girl. She is our fifth Aussie and the most laid back, fetch your own ball mom, type of dog. She loves to learn new tricks

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Guide To Australian Shepherd Training & Care

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