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  1. General Discussion
    I recently came across this forum and thought I would seek some advice. Let me start by saying that I do not currently have a pitbull (my boyfriend has a pitbull that is almost 4 years old). I have an 8 month old border collie and a 7 year old border collie mix along with 2 cats. They both...
  2. Do-it-Yourself
    Let's see those winterized setups give some newbies that may have outdoor setups or even those in subzero areas that looking at indoor setups as well. I don't have a lot but, our winters are pretty mild compared to some even though I'm in Kentucky. However, I'm in the western part so we're a...
  3. Obedience Training
    Hi Everyone, I recently took my pup to the park, and there was another Pit there who was a little younger. The pups played for a bit, then the owner and I began talking about training etc. His Puppy: Sat on first or second command - NO touch. Very Calm Owner had two daughters (6-8yo).. they...
  4. General Discussion
    just out of interest i was wondering what you and your canine counterpart like to get up to on walks in private land !! >? :)
  5. General Discussion
    Where do you guys keep your dog during the day and night?
  6. Do-it-Yourself
    There was somebody asking on another forum so I thought I would share here too. Maybe these will help some folks. Here's a kennel right after I put it together. Then I build a fence floor and add the sections to help keep the gravel in place when I add it. Then cover it all with gravel...
  7. Pictures
    Finally the weather was nice an warm so i got to take some outdoor pics:) I really love how some of them turned out. Enjoy :D This is my Favourite pic i took Happy Bear peek-a-boo I also love these 2 pics you can see how much cali has grown And some indoor pics i took last night :)
  8. Pictures
    Yesterday was such a nice warm day it actually felt like spring weather. Had the dogs outside and took some pics of them. Cali And bear
  9. Pictures
    Got an outdoor pic taken before it snowed, thought it would be nice to sit on the bench with the Christmas wreath. So, we both sit down and totally cover up the wreath. duh :hammer:
  10. General Discussion
    One thing I've noticed with our outdoor water containers is the ones that are exposed to the rain:rain: get the green slime faster than those in the covered areas. Can anyone explain that phenomenon? Even if I have treated the water ahead of time and it is fresh, the containers exposed to the...
  11. Obedience Training
    In the process of moving from an apartment to a house with a yard. Im trying to convert my dog into an outdoor dog. Any advice. Hes been very stubbor and whines to come back inside whenever im not out there with him. thanks guys and gals
  12. General Discussion
    My husky lives outdoors, and right now he stays in a 20' x 10' kennel but I really wanna change it up because it's not exactly the best kennel job that i'd like to do. the floor is dirt and he digs, although around the edges of the kennel i put bricks he still digs around them and I'd like to...
  13. Health & Nutrition
    Ok so I have gone through almost $100 worth of the water jugs. The dogs knock it over and chew it up. They are only outside when someone is home but since they run around the yard alot they go through alot of water. I need some tips on what I can use for outdoor watering. I could use bowls but...
  14. General Discussion
    Anyone use them if so what kind? I found this one but want feedback from someone that actually uses them? Igloo-Style Outdoor Heated Pads: CozyWinters
  15. Obedience Training
    I just bought a year old razor/gotti pit from a buddy of mine. He has always been outside and he is very hyper and I want to bring him inside because its starting to get cold and nobody to steal him. I'm worried that he is going to tear everthing up inside when he isn't in his crate and I'm also...
  16. Health & Nutrition
    Hi Guys! I'm new to this site and I'm looking forward to getting/giving feedback about raising and training pits. I have recently adopted a 6 week (7 now) old puppy. His mother passed away and the people who saved him gave him to me and my boyfriend to raise. Now, we've had pits before (our...
  17. Do-it-Yourself
    Any suggestions for kennel dimensions for a 1 dog unit including some sort of shelter structure? Also, does anyone have a suggestion for a minimum fence height?
  18. Do-it-Yourself
    Does anybody have recommendations for kennels setups? I dont really need help with the fencing part, just the flooring. What is the best type of flooring? I know of cement, but Im not sure if I want to pursue that option since cement is permanent. Im looking for something that is removeable in...
  19. General Discussion
    i am putting up an outdoor kennel and a couple or well know american bulldog breeders that i know told me to put hog pannels on the bottom with dirt over them so the dogs cant escape but i was wondering if chicken wire would be just as good.
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