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  1. Tyler Vinton says:

    We just brought home a brand new baby and my two dogs Lola ( 1 yr) charlee (3 yr) charlee is a lab mix with sharpe and Lola is a lab mix we rescued no idea what with. They are suddenly fighting eachother viciously with only 2 isolated incidences of fighting before now and neither bad enough to create injury. In the past two days since I brought the baby home they have fought 4 times and created injury. I tested them last night and they were fine until one of them got on the couch with me and the other came near they then growled I tried to grab them and they just broke out in a huge fight right in my lap. After having the baby we can’t have that breaking out over him. We desperately do not want to get rid of either of them but we don’t know what to do. Please help.

    • Hi Tyler, please give us a call tomorrow morning at 734-634-4152 and we can schedule a free meet and greet. Until them I would keep them separate or muzzled while supervised.

  2. Christopher L. Hayes says:


    I want to keep her with my family if she can be trained to be the dog I know she is. I don’t know how much longer I will deployed but I want to see her when I come home. Please let me if my wife and son can bring her there for you to see if she can be boarded and trained so she know how to act and doesn’t bite anyone any more. Thank you

    Christopher L. Hayes

    • Hi Christopher,

      First off thank you for your service. Secondly, I’d be happy to meet with your wife and your dog for a free evaluation. She can call my Admin. Assistant Judy at 734-634-4152 to schedule the free up to 30 min appt at my facility, Michigan Dog Training, 1031 Cherry Street, Plymouth, MI 48170. Once I see your dog, I can make suggestions as to types of training and prices.


      Michael Burkey, Dog Behaviorist
      Michigan Dog Training

  3. I am having serious problem with my dog. His name is Nugget, he is a 2 year old Pitbull mix, that I rescued at a very young age (on a guess around 8-weeks). He has always been a lovable, if energetic and blockheaded dog, but he is starting to show serious aggression signs towards other dogs, and significant territorial/possessive behaviors. Listed below are the issues that are starting to concern me.

    He will nip, growl, and snap at my nephews if they get to close to my wife or to anything he considers “his.”
    He will destroy any stuffed toys that are left in his reach.
    He will pace and chase through the house whenever someone or something goes by.
    He loses his mind when another dog walks near the house, and just attacked another dog through our fence today.
    He will exhibit the same dog-aggressive behaviors if he is away from home as well.

    I need help. My wife and I live with my mother right now, and we don’t want to have to give up our dog (or worse).

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