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Ankle biting-Barking-anxiety

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Member Since
05/01/2013
 
 
Barked: Wed May 1, '13 7:20am PST 
We adopted a Chihuahua/Mix, Rosie, not quite a year ago. We do not know her history but apparently there is something there. With myself and my daughter she is loving and fine, but with our boxer and cat, she is always on edge, tries to bite them as well as anyone else that comes into the house. The barking is non-stop and when we go outside it is fine until she sees a person, another dog, or something that gets her going. If she is off leash, I cannot trust her if there is anyone or another dog about as she will zoom for them barking non-stop and snapping, sometimes hits the skin with a bite. We have tried various training and anti anxiety tools (no medications), but she doesn't respond.
I wonder if she would be better in a home without other pets with someone that has time to really spend with her and no other pet. She is warm and loving when it is just she and my daughter. Anyone have any ideas?
Thank you
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