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My Australian Shepherd Is Terrified Of Men

So Annie is a black tri female Aussie and will be 2 years old in February. I’m a guy and in college. I’ve always had guy roommates and she loved the first

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Need Weight Loss Tips For My 76 Pound Female Australian Shepherd

My female black tri Annie will be 2 years old in February. She currently weighs 76 pounds. I know that sounds insanely high, and my next comment will sound

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How To Deal With Fear Aggression In Dogs

Fear aggression in dogs is often misunderstood but it is more common than you might think and can be very dangerous.

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Gomer The Aussie!

Gomer was the best dog anyone would want! He died on July 3, 2018. He was 15 years old when he died. It was the worst day ever. We were evacuated to the

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Understanding Depression In Dogs

Depression in dogs may seem like an unusual idea, but it's a very real concern and more common than you might think.

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How To Train Your Dog: Understanding The Basics

How to train my dog is something that most owners are very interested in. Nobody likes having a wild or unruly dog.

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My Aussie Is Always With Me

Don't get me wrong I love that my Aussie always wants to be by my side, but let's be honest there are times when I have chores I must do that I cannot

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Aussie Puppy Will Not Pee Outside

I have an 8 week old female. She pooped outside the first night. She has had a half dozen accidents (poop) inside but she will poop outside when taken

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Australian Shepherd Scratching One Spot On His Front Leg

I have an Australian Shepherd who is almost 1 year old, he had never had an itching problem until the last few weeks. He only itches one spot on his front

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My Aussie Is Being A Weird Dog

Ok so a little preface information before the actual question/problem; so Aussie Dad works from home while Aussie Mom works just a short distance away

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Started Using Boundary Collar And Now Dealing With Behavior Problems

I have a 10 month old female that started running off and getting into the highway. I bought a wireless boundary system to keep her in the yard. Two weeks

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Needing Understanding On Aussie Energy

I have a 15 wk old Mini Aussie male named Kofi. He is normally very even keel in his energy, still pretty hyper but at a normal level. But there are

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Question About Nipping

I have a 15 week old male Mini Aussie named Kofi, sweet as can be and so fun. But me and my roommates are having issues with the nipping which sometimes

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Potty Training/House Training Australian Shepherd

I am a long time dog owner with an acreage and livestock... I have had Border Collies, Golden Retrievers, Great Pyrs and one Aussie in the past. Currently

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10-Month Old Mini Aussie Destroying Things

Hello, We are having several issues with our 10-month old Mini Aussie, but I'll limit myself to one question here. He has all his adult teeth, but he

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Super Cooper!

Hi Aussie lovers! This is my new best friend Cooper and he is definitely 100% Aussie in all ways. He is so smart, energetic, happy, attentive, etc. I will

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Anxiety/Needy 4 Year Old Red Merle Australian Shepherd

My GF and I both have Aussies that are 4YO. My Aussie is laid back, confident and does not have alpha mentality while hers always seems nervous by showing

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Decent Food For Aussies?

My husband and I have tried many different, high-quality brands of dog food for our 2 Aussies, but no matter what we try, they seem to always get an upset

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Is This A Double Merle Puppy?

Is this a double merle puppy?

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Lack Of Appetite, Teething, 4 Month Old Red-Tri

Hello Everyone, For the last 3 days my dog Tiller, hasn't shown any real interest in her food. On Saturday night she ate a whole bowl of kibble from another

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Dog Boots Can Be A Real Life Saver For Active Dogs

Dog boots can be a real life saver for active dogs, aging dogs, and dogs with paw issues keeping them safe outdoors.

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Aussie Shedding More Than Usual... Summer Coat?

Hi All! We have a 1 year old red-tri Aussie, Bindi. She has been shedding a lot lately, and more than usual. She has lost almost all of her top coat and

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A Dog Pen Can Be A Great Solution For Active Dogs

A dog pen may be the answer if you need a safe area to keep your dog while giving them more room than just a crate.

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Double Merle Pups From Red Merle Aussie X Red Merle Aussie/Husky Mix?

So my husband and I have a male Australian Shepherd and a female half Husky half Aussie. We're thinking about breeding them in a couple years but a friend

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Does Size Matter When Breeding Toy Aussies?

I currently breed Yorkies, but I want to add Toy Australian Shepherds into my program. With Yorkies, it is crucial that the male is smaller than the female

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Is This Puppy A Cryptic Merle?

Could some expert tell me if this baby, which appears to be a black tri except at her ear, is a cryptic merle? Thank you.

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Lethal White (Homozygous or Double Merle) Australian Shepherds

So-called, lethal white Aussies, correctly known as homozygous or double merle, can have serious ear and eye issues.

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My Australian Shepherd Debate

Hi all, I would like to acquire an Australian Shepherd puppy. I am doing lots of research: information about the breed, needs, how to give proper care,

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FURminator deShedding Tool and Dog Grooming Supplies

The FURminator deShedding tool and dog grooming supplies are worth checking out if you are dealing with shedding.

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Buying An Australian Shepherd Puppy

I’m on a list to buy an Aussie puppy in October. While I’ve had 5 dogs in my life none have been Aussies. The puppies will be AKC registered as both parents

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