pets Subtle Signs Your Dog Has No Respect For You  

Jacob Shelton
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List Rules Vote up the behaviors that show your dog doesn't respect you.

Dogs rule. Even if you’re a cat person you have to admit that nothing beats the feeling of playing with a sweetie pie dog that loves you, but some dog owners experience control issues with their pups. If you’ve got a new pooch and you’re having trouble trying to get your dog to listen to you then you may be dealing with a lack of respect when it comes to your little buddy. It can be hard to get your dog to respect you, especially if they’re already pushing you around and acting like the alpha in the situation. Respect issues can happen with all dog breeds. If you’re asking yourself, “does my dog respect me?” Then you need to check out this list and see how many of these behaviors that they’re exhibiting.

If your dog doesn't listen, or if you’re main complaint at brunch is “my dog ignores me” then you’re probably dealing with a dog that doesn’t like you and doesn’t see why it should do what you say. The signs your dog respects you are simple. Does he come when you call? Is she calm on walks? Has your vast library of shoes gone largely un-chewed? If not then you may be dealing with a dog who just doesn’t respect you and you need to get that taken care of ASAP. If you’re beginning to suspect that your dog is bossing you around, keep reading and vote on the behaviors that show your doesn’t respect you. 

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1,511 636
She Nudges You To Pet Her

1,240 766
He Pulls You Around When You're Trying To Walk Him

1,205 779
Your Dog Rushes Through The Door Ahead Of You

713 1,137
She Won't Scoot Over For You On The Couch

612 1,302
Your Dog Barks At You When You Come Home

581 1,267
He Gives You A Blank Stare When You Call His Name

548 1,305
Your Dog Walks Away From You When You're Talking To Them

549 1,330
He Helps Himself To The Food On Your Plate

423 1,238
Your Dog Goes Out Of Its Way To Do Things It Shouldn't

442 1,345
He Puts His Butt On Your Face

410 1,315
Your Small Dog Pushes You Around In Bed

346 1,277
Your Dog Refuses To Do Tricks

326 1,304
She Never Barks When Someone Knocks On The Door

321 1,374
She Chews Up Your Shoes

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280 1,323
Your Dog Sits On The Other Side Of The Room As You

282 1,355
She Pees On Your Stuff

273 1,328
He Barks At You When You're Eating

243 1,304
She's Nicer To Your Friends Than She Is To You

266 1,470
She Bares Her Teeth Whenever You're Near

244 1,372
She Stomps On Your Laptop Whenever She Has The Chance

238 1,379
Your Pup Hates It When You Hug Them

185 1,351
Your Dog is Aggressive With You

145 1,352
Your Dog Never Looks You In The Eye

154 1,451
Your Dog Never Wants To Be In The Same Room With You

133 1,333
He's Never Excited To Be Around You

127 1,327
She Won't Make Eye Contact

123 1,371
She Never Wags Her Tail At You

104 1,406
He Growls At You When You Try To Give Him A Kiss

87 1,328
He Never Accepts Your Gifts