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What to expect from an elderly dog

Most of the advice that I give is concerning younger dogs, who are challenging in their behaviour or are undergoing basic training.  I was asked recently whether there is anything to look out for with an elderly dog.  Any likely behaviour, or ways of looking after their needs more specifically than for a younger dog.

One thing to bear in mind is how the ancestor of the dog is treated.  In the wild, (more…)