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Help - nothing in my house is safe

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Grissom

What does walk- mean? I only- know run
 
 
Barked: Fri Feb 27, '09 3:44am PST 
We recently got a walker coonhound mix from a save a stray shelter. He is very smart but anything within his reach he tears apart. He has tons of toys but also like human toys. He is constatantly jump on counter taking things off. Any idea how to stop this beahavior.

I appreciate any help I can get.

Mike and Laureen
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Abby

Energizer Bunny
 
 
Barked: Mon Jan 21, '13 2:44pm PST 
I know this was posted a few years ago, but I was wondering if you ever got any good advice? I have the same problem with my dog. She's a little over a year old and is a Treeing Walker/Beagle mix (also a rescue). She loves to chew, and not just her own toys. At one point I had to run upstairs to get something and left her alone for a few mins. When I came back down, she'd taken a throw pillow off the couch, ripped it open and took all the stuffing out! I scold her and she knows she did wrong - she hangs her head and looks really guilty. Strangely enough, she doesn't seem to get destructive when she's home alone, only when someone's here with her but not on the same level of the house with her. Any tips to curb this destructive chewing?
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