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Q: My dog is a thief! LOL. Every opportunity he gets, he takes things — the TV remote, a shoe, a sock, whatever! I think he thinks it is a game of chase — though we have worked hard to stop chasing him. He knows “stay,” “drop it” and “leave it” and will obey those commands when we’re retrieving his …

Q: I have a 2.5-year-old Pomeranian-Beagle that we rescued through Petfinder when he was a puppy. He loves to go on car rides, but when anyone leaves the car he whines, yips and barks. It’s so bad, we don’t like to take him with us anymore. — Virginia G. Thinkstock Andrea Arden, CPDT at Andrea Arden Dog Training in New …

Q: I walk a 7-month-old puppy who keeps chewing and pulling on his leash. How can I get him to stop so we can go on our long walks without him trying to lead? — Kim G. Thinkstock A: If your pup considers the leash a chew toy, it’s a problem for two reasons: (1) It’s frustrating to walk a …

Q: I have two cats: One is about 4 years old, the other is at least 11. My younger cat has suddenly developed an obsession with swatting the water out of his water bowl. I’m not talking about gentle splashes either — these are full-force tidal waves! What can I do to break him of this habit? I’ve tried spraying …

In January, Petfinder held a live Q&A on Facebook with pet trainers Andrea Arden and Mychelle Blake. Over the coming weeks we’ll be posting some of our favorite questions and answers here on the blog. Have a pet question? Check back regularly for news about our next live Q&A! Thinkstock Q: How do you stop a dog from digging? I …

In January, Petfinder held a live Q&A on Facebook with pet trainers Andrea Arden and Mychelle Blake. We’ve been posting some of our favorite questions and answers here on the blog. Read all our Train FurKeeps Q&A blog posts here. Thinkstock Q: My cat has a problem with throwing up after she eats. I’ve tried everything from changing her food …

In January, Petfinder held a live Q&A on Facebook with pet trainers Andrea Arden and Mychelle Blake. We’ve been posting some of our favorite questions and answers here on the blog. Read all our Train FurKeeps Q&A blog posts here. Thinkstock Q: My best friend has a 2-year-old Siamese who is trouble. He bites your head while you’re sleeping, tries …

In January, Petfinder held a live Q&A on Facebook with pet trainers Andrea Arden and Mychelle Blake. Over the coming weeks we’ll be posting some of our favorite questions and answers here on the blog. Have a pet question? Check back regularly for news about our next live Q&A! Xavier is at Friends For Life Animal Shelter Sanctuary in Houston, …

In January, Petfinder held a live Q&A on Facebook with pet trainers Andrea Arden and Mychelle Blake. We’ve been posting some of our favorite cat-related questions and answers here in honor of Adopt-A-Shelter-Cat Month. Read all our FurKeeps Q&As here. Thinkstock Q: I have two cats — a 4-year-old male and a 3-year-old female. Both were shelter cats and were …

In January, Petfinder held a live Q&A on Facebook with pet trainers Andrea Arden and Mychelle Blake. We’ve been posting some of our favorite questions and answers here on the blog. Read all our FurKeeps Q&As here. Hades is at Edgewood (New Mexico) Animal Care & Control. Q: My cat won’t bury his waste in the litter box. It ends …