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Introducing an aggressive dog with a submissive

We recently found a stray German Shepard, 2-3 yrs old, female. She is super friendly and we would love to give her a forever home. We have two rescues already and one showed aggression at first but ...
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What container holds a 26-pound bag of Wellness Core grain-free dog food?

I would like to transfer the contents of the 26-pound Wellness Core Grain Free Original Formula from the bag to a more convenient container. Any suggestions for a container to hold that amount?
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Understanding and Encouraging Blanket Spelunking

Of the three cats in my life, the first two were relatively chill, and the latest is by far the most full of energy, vigor, and character. As an example, the first cat never showed the slightest ...
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What is the best dog for children? [on hold]

Small or large dogs???????????????????????
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What can cause dark pigmentation on the tip of budgie's beak?

I have a female budgerigar whose beak recently changed colour - its tip turned brownish-black. There are no bulges on the beak, nor does she have any other symptoms. I previously had a budgie whose ...
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Unsure what's wrong with my dog. Any thoughts? See video

4 year old healthy dog. She's suddenly afraid to go up the stairs. Any interpretation of her actions? https://youtu.be/Sypn2ayD4vY
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Oops, I accidentally pushed the “attack my knuckles” button. How do I get away safely?

I am seated quietly on one side of the couch. My nine-month-old cat, adopted just a couple months ago, is laying on the other side, and I have reached out a hand and am rubbing his head and neck. ...
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Setting up a good environment for a possible aquarium

I've been inclined to get an aquarium for myself and been thinking about it for the last couple of days. There's only one issue, I feel like my apartment gets too cold at night and somewhat cold ...
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My cat doesn't want me to sleep

I'm an university student and I have a cat with an awesome character, that of course, is not a problem! The thing is that lately my cat wants to play at 6:30- 7:00 am everyday and starts meowing and ...
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Anxious Dog while walking

Recently, my 5yr old Bichoon has become anxious. While walking in our park, we heard gun shots of someone behind the park who killed a snake. Now, every loud noise bothers him to the point of where he ...
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Family cat is boring--way to bring out it's playful side?

Our family pet cat is very well-behaved, but she's rather plain. She doesn't do any of the crazyfun things cats do on the internet. Is there a way to bring out her playful side?
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How to proceed with a pet snake that starts jabbing when held?

I was considering adopting my girlfriend's milk snake. She's 5 ft. long and the first time I held her she was very friendly, wrapping herself around both my arms (for warmth, I was told), and mostly ...
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Cat sporadically sratches and pees at the same time

Lately my girl cat all of sudden goes nuts on reaching at her backside to scratch and bite and starts peeing as if she's lost bladder control. It seems unintentional, like she doesn't realize she's ...
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My parrot's feathers aren't growing back

I have a ten year old female ringneck parrot. Last year she had lead poisoning and plucked out most of her feathers. Almost all her feathers have grown back now, but there are still areas on her chest ...
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Dog recently started marking territory inside

My uncle has 2 dogs. One is chihuahua named Stroot A. Baker and is about 2 years old. He is not neutered. Stroot is totally housebroken or so I thought. He even informs me when he has to go the ...
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Degus Ate Huge Amount of Cage Today

My girlfriend has two degus. They used to chew on the bars in their old enclosure, so she bought them a much larger one that they seemed content with. Today, when she got home after a long day of ...
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House training a pound puppy

Not an exact duplicate because of my puppy's background. So, I have an almost one year old puppy, some sort of Chihuahua+Terrier mix (8 lbs). I adopted her when she was 8 months old, and was advised ...
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Help! Son's leopard gecko's toe looks blackish purple

My son's leopard gecko's toe doesn't look good. We thought it may have turned purple because of shedding. We've tried soaking it. Nothing seems to be working. Its toenail looks a bit black too. Any ...
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Why does my cat bring me her toy?

A few times every week, I have noticed that one of my cats would bring me her stuffed mouse-shaped toy with catnip inside it. The living room with all the toys is downstairs, in contrast to where I am ...
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Why is my female cat showing estrus behavior two months after spaying?

Just caught my neutered male trying to mount. She has been meowing loudly, is rubbing herself against everything and is doing that "horse like" jumping followed by bursts of speed. Very playful ...
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Why does my male pitbull drink my female's pee (while she's in heat)?

I am an owner of two full white rednose pitbulls, (male named rocky and female named roxie). They're brothers and sisters. Roxie is 11 months old and is a few days into her first heat. When she pees ...
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How can I help my cat get acclimated in my new home? [duplicate]

I'm moving in about 2 weeks. I'm sure my cat is not going to know what's going on and why she's in a new environment. Any suggestions on what I can do to make this transition less stressful for her ...
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Cats eat each other's food (and dog's food), makes it hard to keep track of when they eat

I have two cats; Rosie (female, 7 years old), and Pepe (male, 3 years old). Problem is, they eat each other's food, and it makes it hard to keep track of who just ate, especially because Rosie likes ...
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Are Labrador Retreiver typically stoic?

I have a neutered 2 y/o Male yellow lab. He constantly wants to be around the family and comes up on the couch like he is a lap dog. He comes up onto our bed every night. However, I don't often see ...
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Cat always tries to press her head against the brush

When grooming my girlfriend's cat with a brush, she very often tries to push her face into the brush. The previous brush was rectangular and she would aim with her nose at one corner of it. I had the ...
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My rabbits nail [duplicate]

My rabbit escaped last night and was in our neighbours yard, they caught her but then when they brang her over she was sitting on our deck and tried to get up and run away, but instead of running her ...
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Is my red tailed shark sick or pregnant?

Yesterday the fishes in my tank were visually ok, today I noticed that one of my red tailed sharks has a bulky belly. Are they sick or pregnant? Here are pictures of the two "normal" ones, and the ...
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Why does my dog drink the other dogs pee?

We live in a home with three other dogs. We have a nice backyard and a doggie door, and all the animals know how to use it, but for some reason we can't get two of them to stop peeing inside the ...
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Cat has fits when his back is touched

We have a really loving cat that has had relatively few problems. He came from a shelter, so I don't know his exact age, but probably about five or six years old. One day I was petting him (he came to ...
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How I do know if my cat is male or female? [duplicate]

I have a cat called Tesla, who's only 3 months. We can't see if Tesla has got testicles or another things because Tesla has got a very long hair. We asked to our neighbors (they have two cats) how ...
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Boxer puppy boundaries

I have a 3 months old boxer at home that has been with us for 2 weeks. Right now our couch is completely off limits, We don't want him to go to the couch to scratch it but we would like to sit with ...
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Will the hair of my Yorkie Terrier growth so long?

My mom got a new puppy Yorkie Terrier. I went to goggle and search for Yorkie Terrier and found these pictures Mine looks like the one on the left but is just one month old. I wondering if all ...
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My mom's cat doesn't like my cats

I have two cats, about 1.5 years old and supposed to be brothers, but don't know if that's true =) My mom also has a cat, she is about 8 years old, a bit bitchy was the only cat in the household ...
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Bored cats, scratching at the wall

I have two male cats, both about 1.5 years old, supposed to be brothers, but I don't know if that is really true =) They live with me in my 50m² flat, sometimes I go out with them in the backyard, ...
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Transferring my fish.

My Betta is currently in a 5 gallon tank. I bought a Fluval Edge 6 gallon for his new home. His tank has obviously cycled, but unfortunately the Fluval Edge has a different built in filter than the ...
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Aquarium snail identification [migrated]

Many of these little snails suddenly appeared in our aquarium from nowhere. I suspect that some snail eggs hitched a ride with some recently purchased plants. Can anyone identify the species? I am ...
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Five gallon fish tank

I have a ailing Betta. The man at the aquarium store sold me some meds for fungus. I think it burnt him. Now he has fin rot. Today I took out about a gallon of water and put in fresh with Prime ...
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Maggot infestation - dogs [closed]

My dog is infected with maggots.He had no injuries.But after infestation, holes appeared near to his anus and underneath of the tail. He is not eating anything. Please help me with medications. Its ...
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How can I get rid of string algae that's inside java moss?

The last batch of plants that I ordered came with a surprise supply of string algae. So now it's growing on top of all my plants in the tank. I've been trying everything I can to get rid of it. The ...
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My dog is protective in the neighborhood

Background My wife and I got our female St. Bernard (Ellie) about a year and a half ago from a family, but don't know much about her past before they got her (only had her a few months). We think ...
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Is a twisted whisker (for a cat) dangerous?

One of the whiskers of my cat got twisted (I don't know how she got it). Is it something to worry about? Is there something I can do about it?
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My beta fish is hanging out near the bottom of the tank.

My beta fish is brand new. I just got him last week, and I use a Back To The Roots tank that filters out the nitrates in the fish waste by having a garden on the top that uses the nitrates for the ...
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1answer
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My cat stopped playing with her sister since we got a new toy mouse

I have two cats (girls) who are amazing. One is very lazy, and the other is a active. So I had some money and bought them a mouse toy that squeaks when it moves. (We have figured out how to make it ...
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How can I prevent my dog from being a racist?

My dog has an issue with other kinds of people...specifically, Indian people (Asia). Whenever he gets close to the vicinity of Indian people, especially when we have guests in our home, he gets very ...
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How to spend the last week with your dog

My mom told me on Saturday that our dog Max has cancer and internal bleeding caused by a ruptured spleen. We'll put him to sleep on Friday, January 29th. I want his last week to be happy, how can I ...
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How can I comfort my dog when he is dry heaving and obsessively trying to eat leaves?

A couple weeks ago, my dog had an episode where he was dry-heaving for a few hours. When I let him outside he obsessively and frenetically looked for certain types of dried leaves to eat (note that he ...
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Older cat not accepting new cats into the household

Until July last year we had two female cats, both around nine years old and both brought up together from kittens (neither have had kittens and both were "doctored and chipped" many years ago). In ...
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(Pics) White marks on my fish turn into blisters/tumors (then they DIE)?

Update: Fish with white patches on his side. Patches start small but grown slowly, over months. Finally, they appear like a mass, then ulcerate. The fish does not appear sick now, but will be sick ...
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Aggressive Indian Watchdog

I am from the United States. I am partnered with a friend of mine in a small industry startup in his home village in South India. I visit 2-3 times each year. There is a small street dog, named ...
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Older dog doesn't like puppy, but middle age dog loves puppy

At the beginning of October we got a new 12 week-old beagle, Copper. We brought him home to our other two dogs, Rusty (1.5 year-old bluetick) and Lucky (14 year-old beagle). At first everyone got ...

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