Dog Site - Dog Stuff
Dog Forum | Dog Pictures

Go Back   Chazhound Dog Forum > Dog Discussions and Dog Talk Forums > Dog Training Forum


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-12-2004, 09:03 AM
lunarview4 lunarview4 is offline
Active Pup
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 4
Default food aggression

I have recently recieved a malnorished stray daschund. He started a fight with our old blind dog over what I think was a bone. Our older dog stumbled in front of the daschund while he was eating a bone because he has no idea where he is going. Is there anyway we can prevent another attack by the daschund? Another thing the Stray is not fixed does that have anything to do with it? I love both the dogs and I dont want them to get hurt.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 08-12-2004, 07:00 PM
lunarview4 lunarview4 is offline
Active Pup
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 4
Default

Any suggestions?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-12-2004, 09:06 PM
chazhound's Avatar
chazhound chazhound is offline
Alpha Dog
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Florida
Posts: 3,312
Default

Gee. I would keep the daschund away from the other one when it has the bone.

Chazhound
__________________
Chaz
Facebook
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 08-13-2004, 03:41 AM
Debi's Avatar
Debi Debi is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 15,731
Default

I would feed them separately until they become very used to each other. I also wouldn't expect them to share bones and such at this point, so I'd give those treats separate, too. If this new little guy was malnourished when you got him, can't blame him for not exactly wanting to share. If he has gone hungry in the past, seems logical to me that he is gonna be a bit possessive about his food.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 08-13-2004, 08:02 AM
Renee750il's Avatar
Renee750il Renee750il is offline
Felurian
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Where the selas blooms
Posts: 94,266
Default

Debi's right; the Doxie probably won't ever want to share coming from that background. It will help to have him neutered, which you should do anyway since it would be impossible for you to have a reliable knowledge of his genetic lines.

Good on you for taking the little fellow in! What kind of dog is your older dog? My parents have an Australian Shepherd who was born blind; he's getting very old now, but he's had a wonderful life and is a real testament to how well our animals cope with less than perfect situations.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 08-18-2004, 09:22 PM
FaceZ Of DeaTh
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Neuter The Dash For Behavior Purposes And Treat The Old Blind Dog With Care. Do Not Let The Blind One Go Near The Dash When It Eats.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:56 AM.


1997-2013 Chazhound Dog Site