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Forum: Working Dogs 28-08-2017, 09:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,201
Posted By chlosmum
In your dreams! Neither a Border Collie nor a...

In your dreams! Neither a Border Collie nor a Giant Schnauzer can run at 40 mph. The only two breeds that can are the Saluki 42 mph and the Greyhound at 45 mph.

A Border Collie and a Giant...
Forum: Working Dogs 30-06-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,201
Posted By chlosmum
There are some interesting videos on Youtube of...

There are some interesting videos on Youtube of Giant Schnauzers doing Schutzhund that will give you a good idea of how they move and work. The best ones are the German videos.
Forum: Working Dogs 30-06-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,201
Posted By chlosmum
Giant Schnauzers have a very interesting history....

Giant Schnauzers have a very interesting history. In WW1 and WW2 they were used as military dogs by both the German and US armies. Since then they've been used as explosive sniffer dogs in Bosnia...
Forum: Dog Health 14-06-2017, 06:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By chlosmum
I wouldn't worry if I were you about her sleeping...

I wouldn't worry if I were you about her sleeping in the closet.

If my dogs are anything to go by they change where they like to sleep quite regularly. Until a couple of weeks ago my larger dog...
Forum: Dog Health 09-06-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,834
Posted By chlosmum
You need to take her to the vet as she could have...

You need to take her to the vet as she could have a UTI which is causing her to pee everywhere.
Forum: General Dog Chat 27-05-2017, 07:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 837
Posted By chlosmum
Happy birthday Zen from Barbara, Georgina and...

Happy birthday Zen from Barbara, Georgina and Gwylim in Hungary!
Forum: General Dog Chat 27-05-2017, 07:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By chlosmum
Well, I've got two to wake me and make certain I...

Well, I've got two to wake me and make certain I get up!

My Pei girl will stand by the front door and squeak like a wheel that need oiling and from time to time she'll come back into the bedroom...
Forum: Doggy Debates 08-03-2017, 06:39 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 28,387
Posted By chlosmum
Don't be too sure about that! I bought my...

Don't be too sure about that!

I bought my Mini Schnauzer when he was 9 months old from a show breeder. He'd never been walked on a lead before and the only time he'd been on a lead was when he...
Forum: Training 06-03-2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,794
Posted By chlosmum
I intended to reply to your post over the...

I intended to reply to your post over the weekend, but as I've been ill I'm afraid I never got round to it.

Perhaps my experience with my own dog Georgina might help or at least give you some...
Forum: General Dog Chat 04-03-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By chlosmum
When my dogs were young I used to make them large...

When my dogs were young I used to make them large tugs from tow rope. The kind used for towing cars. If you want to make them really thick use mooring rope instead.

All you need do is to cut...
Forum: Training 04-03-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,794
Posted By chlosmum
She's already said that she lives in the city...

She's already said that she lives in the city centre and although there are quiet parks, the problem is getting there through the noise and traffic on the streets!

sigh....
Forum: General Dog Chat 03-03-2017, 07:11 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,252
Posted By chlosmum
I'm confused and somewhat intrigued to know...

I'm confused and somewhat intrigued to know exactly what you mean when you say "we don't have a loose lead/leash".

Perhaps you could enlighten me as I'm always willing to learn something new?
Forum: General Dog Chat 02-03-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,252
Posted By chlosmum
It all depends on what we're doing and where we...

It all depends on what we're doing and where we are. Even though my two are very obedient, I'd never dream of walking them off lead along a busy road or in a town.

At home though because we're...
Forum: Working Dogs 28-02-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,201
Posted By chlosmum
I doubt it! They're used as police dogs in...

I doubt it! They're used as police dogs in several European countries and a Giant Schnauzer could probably clap a pair of handcuffs on a Collie faster than it could say Jack Robinson!
Forum: Training 28-02-2017, 11:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 416
Posted By chlosmum
It could be that there is nothing wrong with the...

It could be that there is nothing wrong with the dog's behaviour but more likely the cause of of the wetting in the night is due to a UTI. If you're not sure which of the female dogs it is I'd...
Forum: Working Dogs 28-02-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,201
Posted By chlosmum
Giant Schnauzer!

Giant Schnauzer!
Forum: General Dog Chat 26-02-2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By chlosmum
From what I understand shadow chasing is fairly...

From what I understand shadow chasing is fairly common in Border Collies. There's plenty of on-line information on the subject which advises using distraction techniques to prevent it from becoming...
Forum: General Dog Chat 22-02-2017, 10:32 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,337
Posted By chlosmum
I have no experience of Huskies but my best...

I have no experience of Huskies but my best advice to you would be to take your dog to obedience classes. Living in Germany you should be able to find good trainers who are experienced in dealing...
Forum: Doggy Debates 06-02-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By chlosmum
I live in a country where male dogs are only...

I live in a country where male dogs are only neutered for medical reasons and most vets won't consider spaying a female under the age of 1 year old

None of my dogs have ever got pregnant or sired...
Forum: Doggy Debates 06-02-2017, 07:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,321
Posted By chlosmum
As far as I understand you don't have a resident...

As far as I understand you don't have a resident population of Grey Wolves in the Netherlands but only the odd visiting ones which have crossed over the border from Germany.

In Hungary we have an...
Forum: Dog Health 30-01-2017, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 500
Posted By chlosmum
I haven't heard of Dermacton but I do know some...

I haven't heard of Dermacton but I do know some Shar-Pei owners who've used Dermazine or Silver Sulfadiazine with success on Pei with serious skin issues.
Forum: Training 27-01-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By chlosmum
Why don't you find a good trainer to do 1-1...

Why don't you find a good trainer to do 1-1 agility with you and your dog?

Agility is great for dogs who like to use their brains and helps build their confidence. It also provides lots of...
Forum: Dog Health 21-01-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 644
Posted By chlosmum
What are you feeding him/her on? What tests/skin...

What are you feeding him/her on? What tests/skin scrapes has your vet done to determine the cause of the problem?

Many dogs and certain breeds in particular, can't tolerate grains in their diet....
Forum: General Dog Chat 15-01-2017, 06:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,319
Posted By chlosmum
My two haven't had a walk since last Thursday...

My two haven't had a walk since last Thursday because the snow's too deep for them!
Forum: Off-topic Chat 13-01-2017, 12:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,648
Posted By chlosmum
Just thought I'd pop in to say hi from a...

Just thought I'd pop in to say hi from a snowbound Hungary! Been snowing here since yesterday afternoon and apparently not due to stop until tomorrow evening ... hey ho ... what fun .. not!

A...
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