Free AdviceGet Free Advice
Home | Get advice | Give advice | Topics | Columnists | - !START HERE! -
Make Suggestions | Sitemap

Get Advice


Search Questions

Ask A Question

Browse Advice Columnists

Search Advice Columnists

Chat Room

Give Advice

View Questions
Search Questions
Advice Topics

Login

Username:
Password:
Remember me
Register for free!
Lost Password?

Want to give Advice?

Sign Up Now
(It's FREE!)

Miscellaneous

Shirts and Stuff
Page Backgrounds
Make Suggestions
Site News
Link To Us
About Us
Terms of Service
Help/FAQ
Sitemap
Contact Us


akward birthday presents <<< Previous Question
Next Question >>> Agility

howling


Question Posted Tuesday July 3 2007, 9:44 am

ok my puppy is i think 7 months now and when she was little we would put er in her cage at nights and she would whimper for like a few minutes bafore going to sleep. now shes older and my sister has slept with the dog on her bed a couple of times and when we put her in her cage she does this wierd howling thing where it sounds like shes talking ro crying or something. what is she doing?! and she has terrrible seperation anxiety. like if her family member of choice that day leaves the house for like 5 minutes she barks and does that howling thing by the door untill they come back. any ideas on how to stop this? its annoying and it happens everymorning when my parents leave for work.
thx


[ Answer this question ]
Want to answer more questions in the Domesticity category?
Maybe give some free advice about: Pets?


holahayley56 answered Tuesday July 3 2007, 11:49 am:
ha my dog now does that to me. when she was a puppy, like only 16 weeks, she broke her foot. and so obviously, she wasn't allowed to walk around alot and someone had to constanstly watch her. well that was me, now my dog is like so attached to me. she follows me everywhere. and if shes outside, and she can hear my voice when i'm over on my back deck, she'll start like howling and crying. you kinda just have to leave her alone for a little while, and slowly do that. so she knows shes gonnah ave to spend some time alone. im pretty sure they have these toys, for pets with anxiety, i saw one for puppies that are seperated from there moms. so i dont know. ask your vet what you can do too.

[ holahayley56's advice column | Ask holahayley56 A Question
]




xXxPuNki-PiXiExXx answered Tuesday July 3 2007, 11:28 am:
When i first got my dog we tried to get her to stay in the bathtub but she HATED it so i gave up and kept her in my bed. Now she sleeps with my mum lol. No dog likes to be alone and because she knows she can get on a bed with someone, she wants it and shes now wanting to get out of her cage. Find her a larger area to lock up at night with lots of blankets and toys she loves with maybe something of yours to make her feel better. We put my dog in the bathroom when my family goes out and she has practically shredded the door from scratching at it so much. When you go out during the day maybe put her outside. Make sure everythings sealed up so she cant get out, that she has lots of water and somewhere dry and comfy to sleep with lots of shade. Or you could do what my friend does and install a doggy door so she can go in and out of the house as she pleases. At night, put her in a small room in the house that she cant escape from with once again lots of water and comfy area with some toys or something personal she likes. Leaving something with your scent on it like an old peice of clothing you don't wear anymore or an old toy of yours, let her sleep with it or have it when your parents go to work so if she gets lonely she has something to comfort her.

[ xXxPuNki-PiXiExXx's advice column | Ask xXxPuNki-PiXiExXx A Question
]



khadiya answered Tuesday July 3 2007, 10:33 am:
she doesnt like to be locked up. in the cage in the house or anything. She wants to be free. Do you walk her? Do you show her lots of attention? Dogs crave attention.

[ khadiya's advice column | Ask khadiya A Question
]
Recent popular questions:
Want to give advice?

Click here to start your own advice column!

Is it possible for a junior to like a freshman?
We cant agree on a name!!
Found some weird porno on umm boyfriends computer
should i give this a chance?
Annoyingly Stressed
'fingering girl, may have precum on finger, but girl took ipill after the i
lack of attention from my bf
me and my ex gf plz i need advice just read this
Had a rough breakup
breaking ma girl's virginity
my friendship
Did I back slide or am I bring to hard on myself?
Can a tax preparer report
Spouse refuses will for estate planning.
Spouse refuses to make will
My Biological Father
Drugs at walmart
Considering getting extra student loans...
I want to move on but its complicated for me
Demon Lady? Devil Lady? Being Haunted (Dark Force? Dream)

All content on this page posted by members of advicenators.com is the responsibility those individual members. Other content © 2003-2014 advicenators.com. We do not promise accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any advice and are not responsible for content.

Attention: NOTHING on this site may be reproduced in any fashion whatsoever without explicit consent (in writing) of the owner of said material, unless otherwise stated on the page where the content originated. Search engines are free to index and cache our content.
Users who post their account names or personal information in their questions have no expectation of privacy beyond that point for anything they disclose. Questions are otherwise considered anonymous to the general public.

[Valid RSS] eXTReMe Tracker