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This is Beans, and he has never been more happy than when in snow. He is completely fixated on a laser to the point that I no longer need a leash, wildly
Do we need to dose our young Aussie Shepherd with this flea, tick, heartworm med? Any alternatives? I’ve read this breed is sensitive to a lot of drugs
Search and rescue dog training can be a wonderful way for you and your dog to make a real difference in the community. What exactly is involved and would you and your Aussie work well as a rescue unit?
I’m looking for someone who is an experienced dog owner who wants a very energetic Australian Shepherd. His name is Sam and he’s 5 years old. My boyfriend
A dog snake bite can be one of the most serious health emergencies any pet owner can face. It's important for all owners to be aware of the dangers and know what to do if your dog is bitten by a snake.
Training a dog to come is usually one of the first things owners will do, right after they've mastered sit and stay. Dog recall training is essential to keep your Australian Shepherd and others safe.
The average cost of dog training is an extra expense that owners will have to take into consideration. There are several factors that affect the cost of training. Let's take a look at your best options.
My name is Jamie. I have a beautiful sweet boy that needs a home. I am in Clackamas, Oregon. 503-757-2648
A dog stung by a bee, wasp, hornet or other insect isn't an uncommon occurrence. Before your dog is stung, it is important to know what to do, what to have on hand, and the signs of an allergic reaction.
Hi! This is Asher. He is a 6 week old Australian Shepherd Mix (so we were told) and is said to grow to be about medium sized. He is the sweetest, most
In September of 2010 I found my dog soul mate. As the years went by I knew loosing her would be one the hardest things I would ever go through but I never
How many people here have owned Australian Shepherds and raised small children at the same time? In your opinion, is it possible to have both at the same
Retiring from breeding. Very pretty Miniature American Shepherd. AKC registered. Small miniature.
I bought two Australian Shepherd's from a breeder who showed us pics of the stud and had the female onsite with the puppies. When we got their shots and
I have a male German Shepherd/Australian Shepherd. He is two and neutered. He has nipped four people. Is nipping common with Australian Shepherds? Want
My 5-month-old Mini Aussie has heterochromia. We noticed his blue eye looked cloudy and immediately brought him to the vet. The vet had us see a specialist.
My 4-year-old Australian Shepherd was recently diagnosed with hypothyroidism. She had dry skinbut never appeared itchy or uncomfortable, but 4 days after
My sweet Mini Aussie (15 lbs small) went into anaphylactic shock when she was about 8 months old, presumedly after she was bitten or stung by an insect.
Their hair grows out by 6 months if it hasn't grown out by then, she is most likely to be the working type, and probably will have shorter hair. I love
A short-haired Australian Shepherd may seem unusual, but there's really no reason for concern. Hair length is just one of many common characteristics of the Australian Shepherd and it can vary greatly.
Anyone else’s Aussie have a ridge of fur on the bridge of their nose? I love it!! Our other two Aussie’s did not have this and I haven’t seen it before
Australian Shepherd puppy training is extremely important and should begin as early as possible. Aussies are known for their intelligence and need to be trained properly to avoid unwanted behavior.
My 1-year-old Aussie (female) has started over the past week becoming really insecure - and slinking around the house and exhibiting a lot of submissive
Coco is a full bred Australian Shepherd blue merle. She is probably the most loving dog I have ever had. She is in good health and weighs about 34 pounds
Maximilian is a 19-month-old Aussie and loves the Bengals Football team! The playoff day was very stressful (we won 27-24) and it drove him to drinking
I am dog sitting this sweet little 6-month-old male Mini Aussie. My friend took a job for 8 months in Louisiana and I offered to keep him till she returns.
The Halti dog harness was created to address one of the biggest issues for most dog owners, pulling on the leash. Dogs who get overly excited or aggressive on-leash present a real problem for owners.
We just got a full-blooded male Australian Shepherd. I don’t know much about them. I would like to know the best food for him. He is brown and white.
Australian Shepherd owners know they are high energy dogs. To avoid any behavioral problems and make life easier for you and your Aussie, you need to find creative ways to help him work off the energy.
Online dog training is a fairly recent innovation but it has opened up a whole new world of possibilities for dog owners who want to start their puppy off on the right paw or to train their adult dog.
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