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I Don't Like Dogs Very Much

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    I don't dislike dogs really, but so many people have them - I don't understand what the attraction is with dogs.  I don't like how they are lead on collars fastened around their...
    crest44 crest44 41-45, F 8 Responses Jan 10, 2011

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    Dog Owner Angry Over Not Having Rentals Available - I thought I heard it all re: dog lovers until one woman claimed she is being discriminated by potential landlords due to having...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 20, 2012

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    I Don't Like Them That Much, It's True - I'm hesitant to say I don't like dogs, because there are some good ones in the world, but I think they're too much of a hassle and a mess...
    Celadin Celadin 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 19, 2009

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    Just One Story? - WHERE to begin?? OK--the incessant yipping and yapping of obnoxious neighbor's dog while I am trying to enjoy a peaceful evening at home. How about this one...
    DDvonHH DDvonHH 41-45 5 Responses Sep 13, 2010

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    Can't Fake Liking Dogs! - Hey y'all, newbie to group and hope to find some help and support dealing with living with dogs.  Ugh.  A while back, a year or 2 ago, we agreed to...
    nottadoglover nottadoglover 61-65 3 Responses Nov 25, 2011

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    More Dog Morons... - The dog lovers have to be the stupidest people on the planet. Long story short, a woman and her husband are being evicted from an apartment for having more...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 8, 2012

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    Not A Fan! - I really do not like dogs!   They smell! They make your home smell! They lick me when I have no desire to be licked! If you take them for a walk you...
    eelarc eelarc 26-30, F 7 Responses Feb 27, 2010

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    I Think Sparky Needs To Go To Charm School - This story isn't going to win me any friends.... Nope, but please just ponder my point of view while understanding that I just don't...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart 56-60, F 4 Responses May 2, 2013

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    Why Do Poor People Have So Many Dogs? - I see this constantly. There is street which is mostly poor people near my house. Anytime I take that shortcut to get home, I see dogs, dogs...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 1, 2012

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    Dog Lover Discrimination - Has anyone else experienced relationship issues as a result of not drinking the dog lover cool-aide? My girlfriend comes from a long line of dog-lovers...
    mustnotlovedogs mustnotlovedogs 46-50, M 6 Responses Aug 24, 2012

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    I Can't Stand Dogs - I am convinced only idiots own dogs. You'd have to be an idiot to want to pay a fortune in vet and food bills for a smelly, filthy, slobbering animal that...
    pattipan pattipan 46-50 28 Responses Dec 3, 2010

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    Dont Like Like Dogs Either - I realize especially since we have one that I don't like dogs very much. I never liked them as a kid. They use to terrorize me. I think subconsciously...
    chilidog123 chilidog123 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 1, 2010

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    I Am Not Alone - I just want to thank whoever it was that created this forum! For so long, I have been made to feel like something is "wrong" with me because I don't like dogs...
    vardrunner vardrunner 36-40 8 Responses Jul 27, 2011

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    My Expectations Are Too High - I don't understand the connection. I want to like dogs, only because the majority of my family have them, and it's one of those odd-guy-out...
    Itrybuticannot Itrybuticannot 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 8, 2013

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    Cowardly Barking Dog. - There's this dog that lives across the alley from me well there's a few dogs that lives across the alley from me, but this one dog just barks and barks...
    Ice26 Ice26 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 6, 2011

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    Why Do People Think It's Odd I Don't Care For Dogs? - I grew up with dogs, only they were outside dogs. Thankfully we had lots of land so they could roam and be an animal, just as...
    whatwekeep whatwekeep 31-35 1 Response May 25, 2012

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    I Should Have Been My Mother's Dog. - I am visiting my mother for my 2X's a year vacation. She has two dogs that I can deal with and am used to so that is not a problem. Mother...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 27, 2013

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    Empathetic Reader - Good At Dodging Dogs - I've been fortunate to keep away from living with dogs since an ill-fated time when I lived with an aunt during college. I felt like...
    dogdodger dogdodger 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 26, 2011

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    Forced To Watch Over A Dog When I Can't Stand 'em - Ugh.. I'll be honest with you I loathe dogs. Don 't judge me just cause your a dog lover or animal but yea I hate dogs. Dogs...
    queenzelda queenzelda 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 4, 2012

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    So Why Do So Many People Have Dogs? Still Don't Understand The Attraction. - What more can I say? Do you think society is dog obsessed? Why there are always pictures of dogs...
    crest44 crest44 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2011

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    I Have No Use For Dogs - Never liked dogs, never understood people who do. I'm watching my gf's dog now and its a pain in the ***. He just got me up an hour early so he could be...
    alk99 alk99 36-40, M 3 Responses Jan 26, 2012

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    Dogs In General Are Ok, But I Don't Like Mine! - My mom has 3 large dogs. They are always inside because 1 is spoiled, the other has lung problems and the other is old. These...
    msfp17 msfp17 18-21 3 Responses Jan 4, 2011

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    I Just Don't Get It - I find it hard to believe that this group only has 4 members at this time.  I just don't get the dog thing.  The other stories in this group pretty...
    Sadaloupe Sadaloupe 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 19, 2009

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    Not A Dog Fanatic - My husband grew up with dogs and has had them all his life last year he wanted one and now I'm the unhappiest person in the world. The dog sheds and pukes and...
    Guilty4ever Guilty4ever 26-30, F Nov 28, 2012

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    And The Messsed Up Part? - My dad decides he wants a freakin dog! and to make matters worse he is so damn busy all the time and still he decides he wants a 5 week old puppy. guess...
    Krie Krie 22-25, M 6 Responses Dec 3, 2011

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    This Is The Limit! - OK dog haters, this incident occured over the weekend and I am still hopping mad.My husband and I were on vacation and we took our daughter, who is disabled...
    pattipan pattipan 46-50 2 Responses Jun 29, 2011

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    I Don't Even Like My Dog - I have what is arguably the best dog I know. He doesn't bark, other than the occasional protective growl when a stranger passes the window. He has only...
    rokie rokie 36-40, F 8 Responses Jun 11, 2012

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    Dogs Invading My Life! - My best friend and her husband, over the past few years, have become totally obsessed with their two dogs.  I moved out of state before they got...
    mverberkmoes mverberkmoes 26-30 2 Responses Jun 8, 2010

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    Yet Another Dog In My Yard - Last week I looked out my back window just in time to see a chocolate lab squatting.I ran out back and hollered at it, and it ran away. I noticed it...
    pattipan pattipan 46-50 Jan 23, 2012

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    Dog People Are Part Of Why I Don'T Like Dogs - Dog People, or people obsessed with dogs (and having little to no interest in other animals only dogs) have to be some of the most...
    FrenchVanila FrenchVanila 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2013

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    Not For Me - Dogs are a real pain in the bum to raise they need to be house broken and even after they are sometimes you will end up with a pile or a puddle to clean. Then there is...
    irises irises 31-35, F 2 Responses May 26, 2012

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    Just Can't Stand The Little Thing! - My boyfriend moved in with me and he has a 6 yr old dog. I am not a fan of animals at all, especially dogs. I am severely allergic to them and...
    NotAFurryFan NotAFurryFan 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 21, 2013

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    Bad Experience Made Me Afraid. - I've never liked dogs since childhood. We're a 'cat' kind of family anyway. I don't like how they can be unpredictable, and although cats can be...
    SylphNoir SylphNoir 18-21, F Aug 17, 2011

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    Yup, Dogs Are Horrible - Well, if there was any doubt in anyone's mind that dogs are awful, allow me to erase that with my 'tail' of Thanksiving woe.My husband always has to work...
    pattipan pattipan 46-50 13 Responses Nov 25, 2011

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    I Dislike My Dog. - I don't like dogs at all. Never have, and probably never will. How (and more importantly WHY) I ended up with a dog in my life escapes me. I have a 9 month old...
    gyroscopicsponge gyroscopicsponge 18-21, F Sep 29, 2013

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    I Thought I Was Being Unreasonable!! - I met someone about 6 months ago who has a dog, and who very clearly LOVED this hound. Being a tolerant person that just chooses not to have...
    Butterflypaw Butterflypaw 36-40 3 Responses Apr 22, 2013

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    Boyfriends Dog Is A Big Wimp... - I am currently living with my boyfriend who adopted an extremely wimpy, skiddish, pathetic, scared dog who does not like me at all. She has never...
    Rbrandtjen500 Rbrandtjen500 22-25 1 Response Apr 10, 2012

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    Too Many Of Them In My Life Lately... - I used to think I like dogs as much as cats but... No, I don't. Since two puppies came to my house this summer it's like everything is...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 11, 2011

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    My boyfriend has probably the nicest, calmest, most beautiful and well behaved dog I've ever met... and I still don't care for it. Basically the dog takes precedence over me in...
    venusbee venusbee 41-45, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    So Sue Me - "I don't like dogs very much" is putting it mildly. I don't hate dogs. However, I do not like them and can't see ever living with one. The barking drives me...
    autimom autimom 31-35, F 18 Responses Jun 17, 2008

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    They terrify me. I'm really a huge chicken. Of winds. I always think it will develop into a tornado. I'm like that with life. I don't like the tornado so much might become. "Might...
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    OMG THIS SO MUCH. Idk maybe I'm just self-conscious or smth???? Idk but I don't like being touched by strangers. Especially when we sit in the hall & my knees touch another person...
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    Kaksy Kaksy 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My in laws hate me yet they don't know me. They blame me for everything my husband does or doesn't do that they don't like. I've been with my husband 5 years yet I don't think I've...
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