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by Herman
Sat May 02, 2015 8:35 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash
Replies: 13
Views: 4029

Re: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash

Krissy is now with The Lord. She is finally at peace. Multiple veterinarians believed that she had developed irreversible and untreatable dementia. Her behavior was one of multiple symptoms of the real issue. She was sick and I failed to recognize what was really happening to her. Thank you all for ...
by Herman
Thu Apr 09, 2015 6:55 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash
Replies: 13
Views: 4029

Re: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash

Thank you for the help! I love Krissy and will do what it takes to help her. :D
by Herman
Wed Apr 08, 2015 11:39 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash
Replies: 13
Views: 4029

Re: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash

What i was looking for is what Nettle said, what happens just before your dog behaves in a fearful manner? X happens, dog does Y (Y = bark, growl, advance, retreat, bit, shows teeth, runs away, hides etc, etc) if we can identify X, we have something to work with. we can prevent X from happening, we...
by Herman
Fri Apr 03, 2015 2:14 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash
Replies: 13
Views: 4029

Re: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash

Krissy hasn't bitten me, thankfully. She's also not drawn blood. She bit a friend when he came to my home to help with my computer. She was fine, social even, until my friend moved to get a tool, at which point she bit. On another bite happened when a family member entered my home to get something f...
by Herman
Fri Apr 03, 2015 1:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash
Replies: 13
Views: 4029

Re: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash

[/quote]In order to provide you with some alternatives that are known and proven to help, can you provide some additional information? Clarify age of dog what exactly causes your dog to be fearful describe a situation where your dog tries to bit what have you tried to date to resolve this Lets start...
by Herman
Tue Mar 31, 2015 7:02 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash
Replies: 13
Views: 4029

In-Home use of a Gentle Leader head collar w/o leash

My family includes a 13lbs rescue dog named Krissy, who was saved from a hoarder. She's a fear-biter who's been with us for nearly 3yrs now. I've tried to help with her anxiety around anyone who's not me and have little to show It. A veterinarian told me that Krissy is a good natured dog who's devel...