We rescued a beautiful 18 month old/27 lb girl a couple of weeks ago (looks like a GS/Corgi mix). She LOVES the hooves, but hasn’t touched any of the other toys. But I’ve heard this statement from a few dog owners before and I’ve seen similar comments left on websites about dogs that are disinterested in playing. Like your example of guarding chicks or maybe chasing bugs. I don’t expect him to do agility training or anything intense, but I would like to see him play a little. By Maggie McCarthy. I haven’t met a Tibetan Terrier in person before, but they are gorgeous dogs. Hi Tara! I think that it can be either nature or nurture it just depends on the dog. . There are various ways to play with a dog and certainly different dog breeds prefer different play styles. The good news is, you can teach your dog to retrieve. 10. You could also put one inside a cardboard box to make a puzzle out of getting the hoof out. It would be interesting to try different types of toys or sticks to see if that would make a difference too. . I think it is important for anyone considering adopting a shelter dog, especially if this is important to the adopter or the family, to make sure that the dog they adopt has the personality the family is looking for. We look at the solutions … She was found as a stray and our best guess is that she is a German Shepherd-Labrador mix. Whether it’s introducing the parts of the game in segments or trying a new version of the game, there’s a way to go from “My dog won’t fetch” to “My dog loves fetch.” Breaking Down Fetch Refusal. Although most dogs will go after the ball, only a few will bring it back to you. What do you do when your dog loves to play with a ball, but he won't give the ball up in a game of catch? He’s a fine dog and very timid and nice, but he won’t play. What breed of dog is Riley? What breed or mix of breeds is Genteel? are all out. I had two dogs, a 2 year old and a 9 year old. Hi Shiny! Dogs seem to sense when we’re having fun playing which in turn increases their exuberance. They would play the "you throw the ball and I'll go get it and chew it up" game. Continue to progress until your dog is picking up the toy. If the dog shows no interest in the thrown toy, try playing the game on a six-foot leash. She also will not eat anything bought from a pet store. As a teacher, I find myself studying the effects of trauma and it seems to me that the dogs could be experiencing something similar. Potty training is a challenge that we are working on, but he hates to go outside of the house. Or, they prefer the “keep away” game once they have possession of the toy. When I called her while using my cane she would turn around and not come to me. Great tips, I’m lucky and my gang loves to play in some form or another. He never was touched with love, no freedom but a small box kennel. This is a game, be excited when your dog is successful, quiet when he is not. But we are sure the humans would be more than willing to play a game of fetch with him. I have a new puppy german shephard and we were playing ok for the first week and then she slowed down gradually. Our new dog, Ruby, is just the opposite she is ready to play at any time – loves fetch, tug, etc. But the reason for this comment is that she doesn’t know how to play at all. Thanks for these helpful tips. Fido doesn't know the rules of fetch, so teaching him the rules is the only way to break the cycle so you and your dog can truly enjoy the game. I am not sure if this is a) just who she is b) mirrors our lifestyle (we are very active outdoors and relaxed indoors, c) she is still adjusting to her new home environment or a combination…. If so, maybe they both have some competitive anxiety when going after the ball at the same time. Puppies learn from playing with their mother and littermates and as adults they continue to learn by playing with you. You can praise/reward them for looking at the toy, nosing it, pawing it, picking it up, etc. Rita was living in the “mean streets” in Mexico when she should have been learning to play, so who knows. 9 years old and I still enjoying playing. Brave Puppy Is So Determined To Run. I will keep trying, but this article and comments were very helpful to me as I thought I was the only one who had a dog who didn’t love to play all the time. If you’re lucky, your dog plays fetch naturally, but few dogs intrinsically understand the concept of retrieving. He is quiet, gets along with everyone and occasionally will wag his tale when it’s time for a walk, and that’s about it. Others like it because it can tire the dog out without costing you too much energy. When I adopt a dog who never learned, I accept it and just love the dog all I can. Now THATS a game a GSD could get into! She has near perfect behavior, comes when … ? This is my first Husky, and I have heard they are wicked smart and can get bored. She played with her sibling *all* the time (died 8 weeks ago) but bcz she always had another dog in the house to play with she was never interested in playing its humans. Aw, I bet your Husky girl is just gorgeous! Games like tug-of-war or wrestling can cause some dogs to get pretty riled up. This is a great way to build a stronger relationship with your dog, so get goofy and start playing. Published on 6/19/2018 at 11:23 AM. They do like to retrieve though so balls and kongs are favorites. It can often be more difficult to train a hunting dog to play fetch. Very interesting – neither Jack or Maggie play much at all. My niece also rescued a miniature schnauzer that was a puppy mill dog and she didn’t have any interest in playing either. I’ve tried them all. We got our dog, Genteel, yesterday. Thank you for the ideas! 9. , It sounds like she’s having a good time playing by herself and sometimes with your JRT. I think in most cases, a dog that doesn’t like to play is a dog that can learn how to play. Keep it FUN! He’s also getting some mental stimulation and exercise while you build a strong bond together. I would love to hear back to see if the socialization class works. I can’t wait to implement these ideas. When you give her a treat she takes it very slowly shows not excitement or enthusiasm at all. Dogs seem to respond more to people with high-pitched, enthusiastic voices and a playful attitude rather than someone who is very laid-back, soft-spoken or uses a monotone voice. And I’m still not sure. It’s interesting that you could develop the play tendency in Mort and yet Tig sounds like she’s definitely motivated by her nature. Frequently though, if you adopt from a sanctuary in which the dogs get to interact with each other, they do learn to play with other dogs, even if they do not learn to play with humans. Jackson is a six year old rescue lab/pit/german shorthair retriever whose only interest seems to be stalking squirrels or chipmunks in the backyard. I wonder if he would like a flirt pole type toy like this https://www.chewy.com/outward-hound-tail-teaser-refill-pet/dp/113717 since he likes to stalk squirrels and chipmunks. I’ve always had very playful dogs. Try different types of toys. I really don’t know what to do for the guy. It doesn't always have to be a huge issue (he could have a small scratch on a pawpad) but it always puts me on alert to find out what the issue is, because there always is one. The contrast between play styles and interest in playing is fascinating. We run with her almost every morning and she loves it! I too had one dog, Subaka, who loved to play in anyway she possibly could and my other dog, Dax, could care less…..except for the 30 seconds every couple of weeks, and never with a toy. I get asked a lot how to get a dog to fetch by clients that want to use it as an easy way to exercise, or need a retrieve for obedience trials. Or if your dog won’t fetch at all, then this is the article for you. They identified 35 common play signals, including patting the floor, clapping, shoving, hitting or tapping the dog, and of course, play bowing. Maybe try freezing the peanut butter Kongs so they last a little longer (if you don’t do that already) or bury some other yummy treats inside the peanut butter or buy some larger bones that will last quite a while. Or doesn’t bring it back all the way. Tig is a serious dog. Let’s say you want your dog to pick up the ball and put it in your hand. Congrats on your new member of the family and you’re wonderful for giving her a loving home! When that happens, it’s time to make it harder by putting your hand next to the toy, but not underneath it so your dog has to move to place the toy in your hand. She loves to rough house with us, just has no interest in toys. She was initially rescued 8 mos. I’m certain that if you looked at these dogs as part of a litter, you’d see different amounts of play tendency within the litter (just as you would prey drive, confidence, etc). She doesn’t care for chew bones, however full size carrots are the bomb in her eyes. help. Chloë is from a “back-yard” breeder and is a mixed pup and Riley is from a reputable breeder and is a pure bred. It’s all about enhancing what they’re motivated to do and enjoy, whatever that might be. Your new pup sounds like a sweetheart and I’m sure she still needs some time to relax and adjust to her new home. While researching how dogs play, I came across this interesting article on play signals by Scientific American called It’s Not You It’s Me. 4 4. Ethel, being young, is into everything, and much in the middle! Jade is eager to play but is stubborn and will not return the toy after a certain amount of time. We play fetch sometimes, but since fetch is their job so I really try not to make it anything like their work (training). Of course we walk her on a leash so we have no idea what she would do if she actually caught one. Because of her background, it might take a little more patience and coaxing to see if she likes to play, but as you can tell from the other comments here, some dogs just aren’t into toys or playing that much and that’s perfectly fine too. These are great tips! At first, it was just kibble in a soda bottle we turned upside down for her to knock over. Other than that he isn’t interested in other forms of play. Humans are for cuddling and belly rubs. You’re right, every dog is unique in personality (for lack of a better term) and motivated by their own drives, which explains why some retrievers have no interest in playing fetch. It sounds like Chloe and Riley get along very well together and respect each other’s personalities. Just with me. Maybe she’d be a bit more playful if she’d had a more normal puppyhood, but who knows. However, not all dogs naturally fetch. But, don't let that discourage you - adult dogs can learn to play fetch, too! One is a squeaky hotdog, which he did take from me and take into the next room, but he didn’t play with it. Like the vigilant guard dog who keeps an eye on every chick in the barnyard. Your dog might be a fetch maniac if…. Move the toy. Some dogs, depending on age, are bred to be “lap dogs” and may not be as interested in playing. Some will pick the ball and run away with it while some will drop it halfway. Being possessive over toys can put a dent in training a dog to fetch as dogs displaying this behavior may not want to bring the ball back to you. I can finally stop worrying about “what happened to him before he came to live with me?”! Mika has never been big on playing, but if I have the perfect toy, she is all for it! However, as straightforward as the concept seems, teaching your dog to play fetch may not run smoothly as one could expect. Do You Have a Dog That Doesn’t Like to Play? Your dog might be a fetch maniac if… Your dog frequently refuses to engage in other activities because he'd rather play fetch. Sometimes you can tap into what a dog’s breed was bred to do in order to trigger some interest. I think it’s a bit of both nature and nurture that determines how playful a dog will be. For Tig, her gig is going for hikes and if she had a choice her game would be chasing squirrels and watching me train or play with Mort while she enjoys the sunshine and *not* doing those things! Your dog will not want to play if there is fear of punishment if he tries and does it “wrong.”. I’d love to hear back from you later to find out how things are going. We love him! I’m not sure if she was just too shy & frightened at first or if she didn’t know how to play, but I’m so happy she loves to play now. Control the game. We have 4 yr old rescue heeler. Nothing. If so, big jackpot (several treats) and lost of praise! Not all dogs are the same. What the perfect toy for Mika? Hi Kasandra! Charlie is the true retriever, loves to fetch! Having said that, she does like to play, but she’s just not a play play play all day kinda girl. I am the only one here most of the time and at first I thought her sleeping habits were normal but now she just stopped playing and sleeping all the time. I’m glad he likes stuffed toys now, those are Haley’s favorites too. Hi, Jacqui! I grew up with miniature schnauzers and our dogs liked to dig in blankets and hunt for toys when we would bait them which is a good way to connect with their terrier instincts to be ratters. Often when it comes to playing with toys I read advice to try a multiple of toy types but frankly that involves spending quite a bit of money on toys that we feel she will likely ignore. I wonder if she associates the toys and/or tug-o-war with the loss of her friend. FINALLY I have found someone who ownes a dog with identical behaviors as mine! she will not play. When your pooch returns the toy, praise him and give the toy right back. You make such a good point too, that all dogs are different and we need to find the things that appeal to them and what they enjoy doing. At first she gave it a couple of licks, but after a few weeks she just totally ignored it. Thanks so much for your comment and for stopping by the blog! Other than that, he is content to lay around all day and sleep or observe. Generally speaking, there are three ways to do this, depending upon what motivates your pup: you can offer him affection, treats, or play for retrieving the chosen object.Whichever motivator you use, the process is basically the same. Most people tend to play fetch when they’re out at the park, so you can combine this fun, active game with a long walk, or even with a couple of additional training exercises if your Lab is feeling particularly on the ball. My pitty loves any and all sorts of toys, whereas my pointer has never taken any interest in them. Have fun with your sweet girl and take your time while discovering her interests. Thanks for your comment, Connie. When your dog is moving to put the toy in your hand from several inches, you can add your fetch word – fetch, bring it, toy, etc., Say the word as your dog is placing the toy in your hand. And there are many ways for a retrieve to go wrong. I even put peanut butter on one, and she didn’t even lick it off. Now she’s a toy loving pup and can’t wait to play w/ us and our other dog! If you play fetch for longer than your dog can maintain a high intensity then your dog is going end your fetch session by being bored. Hi Marti, You are so wonderful for adopting your new best friend and saving him from such a horrible existence. It’s interesting how different drives and motivations come into play. The point is that your dog probably won’t instinctively run after a toy or ball and bring it back like the dogs in the movies. ? You’ll have to let us know if you figure out what’s happening.. I read a few other articles along with this one and you all seem to agree on having a variety of toys to stimulate the dog’s senses and mind. Our previous dog, Pip, was not much into playing. She will play once every couple weeks, but very rarely with a toy (she prefers playing with us or with Mort). Try tug-o-war with a rope. To a lot of people, fetch is THE game to play with your dog. She will sit for cheese but that’s about it on the commands. One will always copy the other and completely stop what they are doing. The good news is, that wouldn’t necessarily mean he’s not happy or content with you. I think it has something to do with her after-dinner pooping ritual. The only enthusiam he shows is for his food (or my cat’s food) or mostly when my son comes home. Q. If your problem is lack of interest in toys, join a sport puppy class or ask a local professional trainer to help you. Rescued Dog Won’t Play. This is something I’ve wondered myself. Haha, it’s funny that he brings all of his toys out when you have guests, that’s cute. Tags:Activities, Bonding, Dog Toys, Games, Play. help. Not so with my wife Dixie would come right away. Oh my gosh, you really are working on a lot of different things with your girl. About four months ago we adopted a rescue who they think is between one and a half to two years old. He has no enthusiasm for play or toys. Some dogs will chase after the toy but then won’t bring it back, while others simply look at you with a confused expression, wondering why you repeatedly throw the toy away! Every dog has their toy preferences, so it’s a good idea to experiment with a variety of toys to find out what appeals to your dog. I have seen people at competitions weather it is at a dog show or agility trial get a tug toy out and give it to the dogs to get them hyped up or as a reward for doing a good job. But how do I introduce him to play, and toys? Is it in their dog’s nature to not enjoy playing or did the dog owner not play very much (or at all) with their dog? P.S. Back to the issue of not playing with toys, we also have a very difficult time trying to help her entertain herself with things like chew sticks. A dog only has so much prey drive that it can unleash at one time. Dog won’t play fetch. After the 9 year old passed away, few years later, the younger dog lost all interest in playing with toys. For most dogs, there is just nothing better than a rousing game of chase. Try to relax and just work on the biggest issues first while giving her lots of love and calm reassurance. Its so annoying …our Charlie had no problem playing and fetching. Anytime your dog goes to look, touch, or pick up the ball praise and reward (if you use a clicker, great! I know dogs learn a lot from observing each other, but she sounds amazingly smart! I have a 1.5 year old Goldendoodle and she LOVES balls. Aw, I’m glad you found some answers, Jill! They also would go get it, bring it over to me but not let go of it. Your pup sounds very similar to KJo’s dog. Hey Wendy! Haley’s notorious for finding the squeakiest toy if we try to watch TV after dinner. Before she came, I bought a squeaky cuddle toy and a tug toy to at least have a couple of things she could play with – she’s touched neither – and her foster brought along another squeaker and some hooves. Your sweet GS/Corgi girl sounds pretty well adjusted to me and I’m sure she’s happy to have her new loving, family. I love getting all the feedback from people with multiple dogs. The way we interact and play with our dogs also has a bearing on how much our dogs enjoy playing with us. I bet they’re both wonderful dogs. Since she’s also super playful, I’m going to try Jen’s advice and see what I can accomplish with a tug toy and playing as a reward sometimes. Great post! She is extremely well behaved and a complete dear, so I am focusing on loving her and including her in as many things as I can. It will take a lot of patience and conditioning from the owner to make this game a true success. She even tries to fake me out sometimes by looking at a lampshade and pretending there’s a little moth or bug inside of it. I made the mistake of rewarding Haley once for killing a spider when it scared me (I screamed, of course) and she now looks for bugs and spiders to kill. I have heard it from a bunch of people know, with anywhere from 3 weeks to 6 months before they settle in. Genteel might need some time to adjust to his new home but after a few days, try some of the tips in the post to see what might peak his interest. Experiment with different play styles. I’ve always been told by English Shepherd breeders that there will be one or two “house dogs” (watch, do chores – low motivation) and the rest will be “farm/herding dogs” (play, herd, do chores – high motivation). And even then, it’s just laying down and nibbling them. Nature. Karli sure sounds like a sweetheart at 10 years young! If your dog is more food motivated than toy, reward them with treats when they interact with the toy – this associates toys with your dog’s favorite thing, food. Typically we don’t do tug because we do not need to tug on a duck at a test and they are supposed to have soft mouths. Reward your dog from interaction with the toy. So, if for first few times he was just looking at, you are now going to stop rewarding the look and see if he will then touch it. If your dog puts the toy in your hand, but doesn’t drop it, hold a treat by their nose and when they release the toy to take the treat, praise them and give them the treat. He’s a medium size dog, about 46 pounds. This teaches him that word means “bring me the toy and put in my hand.”. If you had to build toy drive, this will be review. Most people play fetch for a LOOOONG LOOOONG time. If your dog won’t give the ball back, won’t drop the ball, won’t let go of his toys. We got Daisy when Charlie was about a year old he absolutely loves her. If not, you may need to break it down even more by tossing the toy closer (some dogs you have to start with just a few inches!). I have two dogs. Browse around awhile and you’ll find lots of helpful training tips and information along with some news, product reviews and yes, even a few dog tales! Harley came to live with us at age 2 and really didnt have experience with toys that we could tell. More Videos. She does seem to be housebroken but has had a few accidents, but we are figuring out ways to help her avoid that. some dogs wont play fetch but may prefer a game of tug instead, your pup may be slightly insecure that may be why he wont go very far from you. Once your dog begins to paw or grab the toy, let him have it. My dog just wants to protect me. Thanks again for sharing about your dogs! I hadn’t thought about types of play for hunting dogs and if they would still enjoy forms of play that are also much like the work or training that they do. When she was younger, she played with toys and carried one around but as she’s gotten older she seems to have no interest. However, don’t try to take the toy. Mort on the other hand had 20% play tendency that I could nurture up to 110%! I’m guessing some type of stuffed toy. He sounds like an amazing dog and Haley would agree, nothing is better than a car ride or hike in the woods, lol! I don’t believe for a second all dogs are created equal, and all dogs can do “x” well (be it play, trained, etc) despite all having some genes for these things, but the question is drive. If you get a chance, I’d love to hear back later about how things are going. I know it’s somewhat common for rescue dogs to not know how to play which makes me think it’s more about nurture than nature. They have been doing this for almost 5 months now. I’m curious to hear how the dogs respond and if Jade will enjoy playing in different ways. Maggie is like Tig (from Jen’s comments) all business. We started Honey on food toys when she was 2 months old. He doesn’t bother us when we are at the dinner table. Both of my boys like to play but on different levels. It may seem like you’re just providing some casual entertainment for your pup while playing, but he’s learning manners, self-control and problem-solving skills. A friend of my husband and I is the only person who was able to get her to play with a human. I have a six year old Tibetan “Terrier” who came to us when she was three, and she is a very serious dog. She has next to no motivation there, looks at me like I’m crazy or something, and when she does play (tug a little etc) it lasts for maybe 30 seconds before she does something else she prefers to do. Don’t go so fast or so far away that they can’t catch it – make it easy for them at first. Thanks for commenting, Jen. You want them to be successful so they find it fun! The problem is she will not bring the ball back when we throw it and will instead hold it in her mouth and wag her tail, waiting for us to chase her. She’s a very lucky girl to have found a wonderful home with you, Jackie. Very shy, has just been introduced to grass. The 2 year old loved to play tug-o-war with the 9 year old. I even offered her a Kong with peanut butter in it but she calmly licked out most of the peanut butter and actually left some in the Kong when she was done with it. I wonder if play might look so strange for some dogs that we humans don’t recognize it. She is an 18 month old mini-Schnauzer mix who had a pretty tough first year. Your dog will not want to play if there is fear of punishment if he tries and does it “wrong.” Keep training short at first. We’ll just have to experiment and see what piques her interest. If he does, click/reward that. Posted by 2 days ago. Congrats on adopting your new girl and I know you’ll find many fun activities to enjoy together.? So if you want your dog to enjoy playing fetch you'll want to start by … They are all the same breed. Chloë loves to play…she’ll chase her ball for hours, will play tug of war, she’s always up for a fun time. He loves to hike and ride in the car. Fetch is a game that most people want to play with their dog and it can be frustrating if you throw a toy and your dog just sits watching you or goes and gets the toy but doesn’t bring it back. Or rather, does not play with humans. If he’s not bothered by being around other dogs, a play session with another pup might be helpful in bringing out his more playful side. Charlie and Harley sound very different from one another. While we all know someone with an amazing dog who has always loved to go grab the newspaper off the street, most dogs don’t arrive on this planet with an instinctual understanding of the whole “go fetch that item and bring it back to a human nice and unchewed” thing. He goes crazy as most dogs do. We named her Dixie, she is loving, intelligent, learns fast, but there are some strange things. I’m fascinated that Tig trains herself just by watching you work with Mort. Thanks so much for adding to the conversation and sharing your thoughts on the nurture vs. nature debate. Thanks for the reply. His breeder has had many dogs disinterested in play and Riley’s grandmother is one of them, where as his dad loves to play and is the only male dog that loves when the new puppies are born so he can play with them. Did I mention that she will stand very still next to us and wait to be told to go, and often will just wait with her nose to the wall. She does not chase balls , Will not put anything in her mouth to play tug, She even ignores sticks outside. Anyway…. This is how you will know if your dog is getting what you want or not. When we do take her out for a walk she becomes a different dog, very happy and active and spends most of her walk with her nose to the ground. We would throw a ball & they would get all excited run and chase the ball bring it back, no problem. Preventive Vet says that some dogs might just never show an interest in the game. I really appreciate finding people with very similar situations as well as your responses and suggestions! Soon, your dog should be automatically dropping the toy in your hand as soon as you put it underneath. 10 Tips for Helping Your Dog Learn How to Play, “Do You Have a Dog That Doesn’t Like to Play?”. He’s eight months old, and I don’t think he previous family ever played with him. Then all of a sudden out of the blue you would throw the ball, Charlie wouldn’t chase or vice versa and they would mimic one another and act all timid. ? We recently adopted a beautiful Husky girl they thought was around a year old. I should also mention that we are an older retired couple so taking her for hikes or runs is pretty much out of the question for us. And many dogs, including many retrievers I have owned, and including some of the most well-bred retrievers in the world, were not like this as puppies. Playing fetch with your dog? 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