Pet behavior & discipline

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How much to charge for pet sitting

I wanted to hear from others on what they charge for their services.  What are your rates for pet sitting? Any other advice? Thank you!

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Boarding dogs when your own dog gets jealous!

Hi, I could really use some advice on boarding dogs.  We have been boarding dogs and cats all summer. Our own dog loves cats but she doesn't love every dog that boards with us. She gets jealous of the attention we give to other dogs (though has no... more

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Any advice on coaxing a dog to eat when he's on a lot of medications?

My 7 year old mutt is being treated for unknown liver complications. He was hospitalized and is on a number of antibiotics and anti-nausea meds. They sent him home for a few days to see if his anxiety would improve so he would eat. He's only been home 12... more

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House Training Puppy

I have a four month old pup that had been doing really well with house training. He had been barking or whining to let us know when he needed to go out and was going days without any accidents. The last couple weeks he has been having accidents in the house... more

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My dog is housebroken, but he just started peeing in the house again. What do I do?

I have a 2 year old german shepherd. I house trained him as a puppy and for the past year he hasn't had any accidents. A week ago, I found a puddle in the house and it has happened every day since then. What is going on? Does he... more

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Why are my gold fish hanging out at the bottom of my tank?

My goldfish keep gathering in the bottom corner of my fish tank. If I tap on the glass they will move and then come back to the corner. Why are they doing this? What does it mean?

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Why would another dog pee on my dog at the dog park?

My boyfriend and I took his new little puppy (12 week old french bulldog) to the dog park for the first time over the weekend. I thought I was going to have a heart attack from all the cuteness. He was pretty timid, but eventually warmed up to slowly approaching... more

Dog Seizures: 10 Ways to Prevent and Treat Them

If your dog is having seizures it can be scary for you and those who care for your dog. Read on to learn the best ways to handle them. Dog seizures are scary and unsettling. Seizures are complex and can't always be prevented. In most cases, the underlying cause... more