Day: June 17, 2015

Maintaining Pack Balance

Maintaining Pack Balance

Pack Adjustment It’s a common scenario. Parents give in to their kids’ pressure to get a puppy. They grow up together, the human child and the canine puppy. They become best pals. And as the child gets older and takes the right of passage from high school to college, he leaves home. For most families, […]

Dog Disinterested In The Walk

Dog Disinterested In The Walk

Dear Cesar, My dog is a 5-year-old dog, a lab terrier mix, and has always loved going to walks, but lately he seems disinterested in going. I’ve had to pull him out of the door to go for a walk and then he’ll sit down after we’ve gone one block and refuses to go another. […]

Puppy Is Impossible To Walk

Puppy Is Impossible To Walk black dog with red collar and leash

Dear Cesar, We have a 13 week old Springer, and it is impossible to take him for a walk. He will not leave the yard. My husband just tried to walk him, and the puppy was so upset that he threw up! Please help. My husband eventually wants him to be a bird dog! Thank […]

Destructive In The Crate

Destructive In The Crate

Cesar, How can I stop my dogs from chewing whatever bedding we put in their crate? Loretta Hamann East Northport, NY Loretta, There’s so much we don’t know from your question. These are the questions I’d ask you. How old are your dogs? Are they spayed or neutered? How much exercise are they getting? How […]

Dog Afraid Of Telephone And Other Devices

Dog Afraid Of Telephone And Other Devices

Hello Mr. Millan, We have four dogs, no real behavior issues other than the smallest one has become very afraid of telephones. It started with cell phones, but now he runs outside if you so much as pick up a phone (we have a dog door and a pen), and it takes much coaxing to […]

Great Dane Afraid And Running Away On The Walk

Hi Cesar! We have a 115-lb female Great Dane, Cleopatre. She is 3 years old. We just began three months ago to walk her on-leash daily for forty minutes. She was doing fine until we met a group of nine unleashed dogs barking at us like crazy.At one point, I got scared.  Now, she reacts […]