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by SheltiePlanet
Mon May 03, 2021 6:36 pm
Forum: Behavior and Temperament
Topic: I think my sheltie may be broken
Replies: 2
Views: 8840

Re: I think my sheltie may be broken

Our Shelties were a lot like this at 1-4 years old. The good news is, there are some other things you can try, and it does decline with age. In dog years, he's a young man with lots of energy and hormones. In my experience, he probably feels like he's the boss and has to take charge OR is nervous an...
by SheltiePlanet
Mon Feb 15, 2021 11:48 pm
Forum: Behavior and Temperament
Topic: My 6 month puppy keeps wanting to chase joggers and bark at them
Replies: 2
Views: 657

Re: My 6 month puppy keeps wanting to chase joggers and bark at them

Sounds like a conditioned response... She's herding them per her instinct to chase things that move, which is now being targeted to joggers. Piper does this with cyclists and skateboarders! I still haven't got round to desensitizing him... it's not too much of a common occurrence to bother. But if y...
by SheltiePlanet
Sat Feb 13, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Meet Howard and Piper
Replies: 0
Views: 881

Meet Howard and Piper

You've probably heard me talking about Howard and Piper on the Sheltie Planet website. Thought it was time I put some pictures of them here :D Howard at 8 weeks old. https://sheltieplanet.com/img/sheltie-puppy.jpg Gah, put those down! https://sheltieplanet.com/img/naughty-sheltie-puppy.jpg Howard ge...
by SheltiePlanet
Sat Feb 13, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: Food and Nutrition
Topic: Suppliments
Replies: 3
Views: 7420

Re: Suppliments

As Howard and Piper are getting pretty senior now I'm going to deep dive into dog supplement research and find out what Shelties really need. Watch this space, I'll post the final article here and on the website. Thanks for bringing this up!
by SheltiePlanet
Sat Feb 13, 2021 7:40 pm
Forum: Your Sheltie Photos
Topic: How To Photograph Your Dog
Replies: 0
Views: 759

How To Photograph Your Dog

These are my top ten tips on photographing your dog, from choosing the perfect setting and camera angle, to being patient and capturing your pet in the moment.

How To Photograph Your Dog

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by SheltiePlanet
Sat Feb 13, 2021 7:38 pm
Forum: Food and Nutrition
Topic: What is The Best Dog Food for Shelties?
Replies: 0
Views: 478

What is The Best Dog Food for Shelties?

While fresh foods and raw meaty bones are the the best option, for practicality most dog owners will want to opt for a quality dry kibble. Don't skimp on kibble though, because cheap brands contain a lot of filler and lack nutrition to support your Sheltie's health and longevity. In this article I c...
by SheltiePlanet
Sat Feb 13, 2021 7:35 pm
Forum: Food and Nutrition
Topic: 33 Foods That Are Toxic to Dogs
Replies: 0
Views: 441

33 Foods That Are Toxic to Dogs

Have you ever fed your dog a grape as a treat? How about let him eat leftover meals containing onion, mushrooms or garlic? Unfortunately, even these common foods are toxic and sometimes fatal to dogs. Check out the full list here: 33 Foods That Are Toxic to Dogs https://sheltieplanet.com/img/foods-t...
by SheltiePlanet
Sat Feb 13, 2021 7:33 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Where to Rescue a Sheltie
Replies: 0
Views: 521

Where to Rescue a Sheltie

Here's our directory of all the Sheltie rescue groups in the US, organized alphabetically by state.

Sheltie Rescue Organizations in the US

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by SheltiePlanet
Sat Feb 13, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Where to Find Sheltie Puppies
Replies: 0
Views: 535

Where to Find Sheltie Puppies

Have you got your heart set on a Sheltie puppy? Browse our international breeder directories here:

Sheltie Breeders in the US, Canada, UK, Australia and New Zealand

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by SheltiePlanet
Sat Feb 13, 2021 7:28 pm
Forum: Behavior and Temperament
Topic: How to Stop Your Sheltie Barking
Replies: 0
Views: 482

How to Stop Your Sheltie Barking

Here are two techniques using psychological conditioning to stop this nerve-frazzling behavior:

How to Stop Your Sheltie Barking

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