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Flippin out

omg he's going crazy. how can i get my dog to quit flippin out when he hears another dog on tv. if he hears a dog on tv he paces back and forth barking and whining and he wont quit i tell him to stop and he just wont. any suggestions?

 
jodi205

Asked by jodi205 at 1:30 PM on Feb. 19, 2011 in Pets

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  • Desensitize him to it. My dogs never did this except for one movie. I recorded that movie and just played that part over and over again until they did not even twitch an ear. You might try something that would distract the dog whether it is a noise maker or maybe even a water gun.

    KyliesMom5

    Answer by KyliesMom5 at 3:22 PM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • Keep on him, take him by the collar and make him lay down, keep putting him in his place. Dogs are very persistent but you can be more so. It takes a lot of time and likely many sessions of this, but he will soon get the hint :)
    BluEyedCrazy

    Answer by BluEyedCrazy at 1:44 PM on Feb. 19, 2011