Luca is 7 weeks old now. When she's being "playful" she bites. a lot. and it hurts. no matter how many times i say "NO" or pop her she still does it. She jumps up and bites at my face too. and she…Continue
So today is Luca's second day home. To get her to eat i had to sit beside her and watch her eat. the problem was eating too fast i think. She wasn't chewing her food completely and swallowed kibble…Continue
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The turtles are out today because of our wonderful 80 degree weather! (I'm so excited for summer!) and we discovered a brave one that was almost as big as Luca.
She was so scared of it! Once it moved a little bit, it was game over. she ran with her (lack of) tail between her legs :P
Since I'm on the subject of being scared, she is also very scared of other dogs. She loves people. But other dogs scare her big time. I don't know how to handle that. Advice would…Continue
Luca is home now! Here's a few things I've noticed in the two days she's been home
-She doesn't like her collar.
-She despises the leash.
-She hates her crate.
-She loves her food so much that she swallows it whole and spits it back up. :[
-She wants to chew on everything(expected) especially on mom's hands/toes.
-She follows my every step. this makes me happy :]
-She has picked up pretty quickly that potty time is…Continue
Technically, Luca is not my first puppy. I grew up with several dogs in and out of my life. We went through a couple of animal shelter dogs that had biting problems with my younger brother and one with chewing problems. We finally found a suitable dog for our family after a couple of years of searching. She was a red mini dachshund named Jasmine. A few years later after a move to the country, we got Ginger. She is a sheltie/lab/chow mix and she is the sweetest dog in the world. My family…Continue