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Smart Dog Gets Bored Resulting In Behavior Issues
by Renee B
This is back at Thanksgiving 2014
Hi! I have an Aussie/Border Collie mix that is brilliant and gets bored very easy. She however has a few behavior issues. She listens to my husband but not me, I can not get her to obey me at all. She is chewing up everything we give her, and she has a minor problem with snarling and snapping when she is getting in trouble. She is about 9 months old and like I said super smart I think her main problem is she is bored.
What are the best ways to keep her occupied while we are gone? Also what is the best way to discipline her when she does something she is not suppose to.
I have been looking for interactive toys but I think she will just destroy the toy in a matter of days. We don't have a fenced in yard so it is hard for her to get the exercise she needs and that will change in the next few months but until then what should we do?
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