Are You Scaring Your Dog?

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Are You Scaring Your Dog?

Some of the things we dog scare our dog. Take this quiz to find out how you may be scaring your dog.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Do you roll your dog or grab your dog's scruff of the neck?
    • A. 

      Yes, often.

    • B. 

      Yes, sometimes

    • C. 

      No. Never!

  • 2. 
    Do you yell at your dog when they are bad?
    • A. 

      Yes. All the time. How will he learn otherwise?

    • B. 

      Sometimes but I try not too.

    • C. 

      No or very rarely.

  • 3. 
    Do you give leash corrections to your dog (popping the leash)?
    • A. 

      Yes on a prong collar.

    • B. 

      Yes on a choke chain.

    • C. 

      Yes, on a flat collar or harness.

    • D. 

      No.

  • 4. 
    Do you corner and pick up your dog?
    • A. 

      No. He's too big.

    • B. 

      Yes. All the time.

    • C. 

      Yes but only when it absolutely necessary.

    • D. 

      No. I respect my dog's personal space and have taught my dog other skills for the emergency situations.

  • 5. 
    Do you jab at your dog with your hand to get them to pay attention to you?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 6. 
    Do you stare directly into your dogs eyes or face as a warning that they are getting out of hand?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      Sometimes.

    • C. 

      No.

  • 7. 
    Do you reward your dog with treat or play if they are being good?
    • A. 

      Yes, five times or more a day.

    • B. 

      Sometimes.

    • C. 

      No

  • 8. 
    I like to keep my dogs leash tight so I have control.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 9. 
    If your dog tries to move away from you or a situation, do you force them back to it.
    • A. 

      Yes. I know what is right for the dog,

    • B. 

      Sometimes.

    • C. 

      No.

  • 10. 
    If you hug your dog and your dog moves away, do you bring him back to you or do you let him move away.
    • A. 

      Bring him back to me. I love that puppy!

    • B. 

      I allow him to move away. Not everyone enjoys physical contact.