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Discussion: Overboard

in: revy; revy > 2020-02-08

Feb 10, 2020 1:42 PM # 
Bash:
Oops! So embarrassing when your dog dislikes another dog and suddenly gets all fierce.
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Feb 10, 2020 4:31 PM # 
revy:
Yes - especially since he is ridiculously excited to see most dogs. He has poor impulse control and is fearful/reactive so that played into it. I was also on the ground so not sure if he was being protective.
Feb 10, 2020 6:12 PM # 
Bash:
Aw, he's still young. Do you think he intended to bite? Sometimes our dogs bare their teeth and growl to send a message to another dog, and that can turn into a bite by accident if someone gets in the way. Our gentlest-ever dog accidentally sent her dog sitter to Emerg that way. :(

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