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My Soccer Playing Mini Aussie

My Mini Aussie plays Soccer, with us and by himself. He is the Pele’ of dogs! It is an incredible thing to watch and his accuracy is unbelievable!

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Is The Cage Dog Muzzle The Best Choice For Your Aussie?

Using a cage dog muzzle can be a daunting experience as it may look cruel but there are some instances where a muzzle may be necessary for the safety of people, other animals, and your Australian Shepherd.

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USA, E TN, 8-Year-Old Male (Rio)

I was looking for a home for my dads 8-year-old male Australian Shepherd. My father's health is declining and is no longer able to care for him. The dog

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What Color Eyes Will My Australian Shepherd Puppy Have?

My breeder has said a range of color for this pup's eyes and I’m just curious as to what her color will be. She’s still only three weeks old but here are

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Just How Active Is Active For An Australian Shepherd Poodle Mix?

We recently adopted an Australian Shepherd Poodle mix. I've read a lot about the mix as well as Aussies in general, and again and again, keep seeing how

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Thinking of Getting Dog Sunglasses For Your Australian Shepherd?

Dog sunglasses or dog goggles help to provide protection for your dog's eyes from irritants, flying debris, and sun damage. They add a layer of safety to prevent injury and costly visits to the vet.

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10-Month-Old Mini Aussie Socialization

Hello Aussie Lovers! I am in need of some advice with my 10-month-old Mini, Barkeley. He is the love of my life but is going through a tough time with

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Fleas And Ticks? Help! Anyone Have Any Reviews On The Seresto Flea And Tick Collar?

I’ve noticed lately that my Aussie has been itching more than normal and I saw scab forming on his lower back. I use flea and tick spray and check him

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Australian Shepherd Puppy Potty Training Woes

I am new to the Aussie and he is only 10 weeks old and we have had him for just 2 weeks. We take him out about every hour, sometimes more. Every time he

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Confused About Raising An Australian Shepherd

We have a 2-3 month old Aussie named Koda. He was scared and gentle when we first got him but has opened up to us for about a week now and we might have

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Going To Be Adopting A Double Merle Australian Shepherd

I live on a large 40 acre farm and have taken care of many animals but I've never had a double merle. He's currently at a foster home but I plan on adopting

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Question About Hip Displasia Procedure For Four-Month-Old Australian Shepherd

We have a four-month-old Australian Shepherd that has been diagnosed with hip dysplasia in the right hip. Mostly he will have issues later on, possibly

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Fatty Tumors In Australian Shepherds

Anybody else have trouble with fatty tumors in their Australian Shepherd? We have a female, she is a merle in color and has started having these tumors

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The PettingClub App

Hello Everyone, 🙂 We created an app for animal lovers. With PettingClub you can browse dogs/members in your area and schedule walks/playdates based on

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Why Won't My Mini Aussie Stop Doing This To The Cats?

Okay so, my Mini Aussie will run after my cats and sniff and lick their butts every time they are on the floor. We've tried to teach him not to but he

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Excess White (Mismarked) Australian Shepherd Puppy Concern

My puppy is 7 weeks old and he has excess white on his head. One side is almost solid white with pink eye rim and a blue eye. The other side has a dark

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Dog Health Problem? Ask a Vet Now!

Dog Health Problem? You can get an answer to your dog health question fast. Ask a Vet Now! That's right you can ask a real veterinarian online anytime.

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How To Stop Dog Digging Behavior In Your Australian Shepherd

Stop your dog digging under your fence or holes in your yard. A digging dog is likely familiar to most Australian Shepherd owners. Regardless of the cause, there are steps you can take to prevent it.

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Which Is The Best Wireless Invisible Fence?

Which is the best wireless invisible fence for an Aussie/Lab mix?

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Questions From A New Mini Aussie Owner

Hello everyone! I have been with my first Mini Aussie pup ever the last 5 weeks and I think things are going great for his age (just about 4 months). I

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Adding Second Australian Shepherd: Is It Better To Have Male/Female Or Male/Male?

We have had a female Aussie for 3 years, we are wanting to add another. we are looking for one about two to three years old. Does age matter and does sex

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How Do I Get My Mini Aussie To Eat?

Hi, I have a 14 week old Mini Aussie. She is the best little girl but when it comes to eating she drives me insane. I bought her good dry puppy food and

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Hoping To Get Some Advice On Crate / Pen Training For My New 8-9 Week Old Australian Shepherd

Hoping to get some advice on Crate or, more so, Pen training for my new 8-9 week old Australian shepherd pup (I have read through a lot of guides, but

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Crying, Whining, Barking, and Zoomies During Walks

My girlfriend and I have a 1-year-old Border Collie/Mini Australian Shepherd mix dog named Dusty. We've had the little booger since he was 8 weeks old.

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Question About Anesthesia And Complications During A Spay/Neuter For Australian Shepherd

Has anyone experienced trouble/complications because of anesthesia during a spay/neuter? Curious if it has a harsher effect on a dog with the MDR1 gene

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Question About Breeding Australian Shepherds To Get A Blue Merle

If I breed my red merle to my black bi, can I possibly get a blue merle?

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Which Australian Shepherd Would You Purchase?

Trying to decide between these two. Which one would you get? The darker has one blue and one brown eye. The lighter has two blue eyes.

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Audi the Aussie

Audi the Aussie is currently 16 weeks old. A blue merle boy from High Desert Aussies in Bend, Oregon. He's most times awesome, sometimes mischievous, sometimes

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The Importance of Dog Behavior Training with Australian Shepherds

Looking for dog behavior training tips to help with barking, chewing, jumping up, digging, nipping, biting, or getting aggressive? There are steps you can take to help your Aussie stop these behaviors.

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Will Aussie Father Harm The Pups?

We are anticipating a litter of puppies soon from our Aussie couple, first litter ever for us. Mom is about 45lbs, 2 yrs old. Dad (named Bandit) is 7

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Guide To Australian Shepherd Training & Care

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