OMG our 2 year old male D'Arby did not tolerate that Bil-Jac hamster food looking stuff! when I used it only in his pyramid toy in small amounts. We recently switched his regular food from California Natural due to a recall, to the Fromm…"
"If I may interject, don't use the single term "NO" when he bites. This dog is SMART. Make it a two word command and say "NO BITING." Then put him in a confined area.
A short command like "NO" is not translatable…"
"We had a corgi who passed away at 16 then got our current 2 year old male D'Arby the following October. I forgot how much work puppies can be in those 16 years! I found myself thinking Raider never did that, Raider was easier to house train,…"
"My local pet store gives me small sample bags, unlike the major pet store chains.
Wellness is good but D'Arby did not like it for whatever reason.
Ask your local pet store to give you samples. If it is dry, introduce only a few kibbles at a…"
"D'Arby did not do well on Blue Buffalo either. I found the best protein source for him is chicken and turkey. So I switched him to California Natural Chicken and Rice and his tummy is great and his coat is shiny and very soft. Whatever you do,…"
"Ah yes, the corgi Lick!
If your dog is otherwise happy and healthy, this may just be how he is.
But excessive licking can signal nausea in some cases and licking floors carpets etc. can lead to ingestion of dust, fur or yucky chemicals.
"I agree, Jane.
It is important to have a combination of both: daily walks being what sets the corgi up in a routine around and about his home turf, and dog parks being a special treat: NOT a substitution.
It is hard to convince some owners of this,…"
"Milo does not like this dog walker and/or assistant. For some reason, they are making him feel stressed and are not properly controlling situations.
I have had three corgis and in my opinion this breed is a WONDERFUL judge of character, no offense…"