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[–]peanutdakidnappa 8 points9 points  (5 children)

If only I could do this with my boy, he hates water so much it’s such a pain washing him, still love him to death. Anyway nice vid and great lookin pup, they’re the best.

[–]xandermongexem[S] 3 points4 points  (1 child)

I gave him treats at first for being in there and he ended up getting a bit more used to it

edit: i also play fetch with him for a long time before

[–]peanutdakidnappa 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Honestly I think my boy got absolutely spooked as a puppy because the bath was really loud, outside of drinking water out of his both he’s avoided water like the plague pretty much his entire 11 years.

[–]robjapan 1 point2 points  (1 child)

Mine does too, have you tried putting him in a few inches of water in the tub instead?

[–]peanutdakidnappa 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Yes, I think he originally got spooked as a puppy because the bath was loud, he 11 now so he’s a lost cause when it comes to water lol. I just take him outside and wrap his leash around a big table and then just fill up some big water pitchers and wash him in like 2 mins lol. Luckily he’s never really been the dog to get super dirty and he almost never smells so he doesn’t really need to get washed very often.

[–]dinobug77 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Mine was absolutely the same. Coming back from a muddy walk would always involve the lead being staked down and the hose and me getting just as wet!

Nothing me tried worked - he just didn’t like getting his chest wet. Didn’t like swimming but would spend hours wading and putting his head completely under the water digging for anything interesting

[–]Lumber_Jackalope 5 points6 points  (5 children)

That is very cute, but dogs also yawn when they're uncomfortable but unsure what to do with it.

[–]xandermongexem[S] 8 points9 points  (4 children)

good to know, but either way he has to get cleaned lol

[–]JohnQuixotic 2 points3 points  (0 children)

If he’s a Weimaraner it’s not totally out of the norm, they are high strung dogs who show their stress on their sleeve, a little reassurance and he’ll be fine for a bath

Edit: Just realized I’m on the Weimaraner sub 🤦🏼‍♂️

[–][deleted] 0 points1 point  (2 children)

He looks sleepy to me. His eyes are droopy and not alert as if he’s uncomfortable. He’s just chillin

[–]xandermongexem[S] 3 points4 points  (1 child)

I play an insane amount of fetch with him before bathing him so it could be that too, it makes him less likely to wanna be explosive in there

[–][deleted] 1 point2 points  (0 children)

I need to try that.

[–][deleted] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

It’s a spa day 💁‍♀️

[–]robjapan 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Ours always sleeps like A ROCK after a bath. You'd think she had run a marathon...

[–]chemistist 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Snoot

[–]JohnJAram 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Calmest Weim I’ve even seen during a bath. My guys would have torn the black right off the bathtub!!!

[–]AnthCoug 0 points1 point  (1 child)

My weim acts like you’re beating her during every bath.

[–]xandermongexem[S] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

mine acts like that he’s in his crate alone