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Myth: Dogs Who Have Been Mistreated Are Spoiled Forever

Reality: Even many dogs seized from former fighting rings have been rehabbed and do not deserve that bad rap! While some abuse takes years of patience to overcome, don't judge a good pup by his bad owner — take the time to get to know the pet, and speak with a trainer before coming to your own conclusions.

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lilkimbo lilkimbo 5 years
So, in the rare cases that a dog's behavioral problems are insurmountable, that dog will probably stay with trainers or in a rescue (like some of Michael Vick's old dogs) its entire life.
lilkimbo lilkimbo 5 years
On top of this, a responsible shelter/rescue organization is not going to adopt out a dog that is "spoiled forever."
weffie weffie 5 years
Dogtown should be mandatory viewing for everyone!