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How can I stop my 11 week old American staffy from biting and fully attacking my kids ? She has grown up with them and they never hurt her

she has been a biter from 4 weeks , I have tried the clicker system , smacking her bum, spay bottle , crate, and the usual training commands . she draws blood and even does it to guests. nothing seems to work and I have had to put up a beware of dog sign. this is not my first dog but it is of this breed. I'm not putting her down and I dont believe in a muzzle 24hrs a day. .she seems to react to movement , eg if the kids run from her . but she has drawn blood from a mans hand just while he was sitting. she destroyed a canvas dog bed trying to bite one of my sons friends , I live 1100 klm from the nearest town so I can't take her to training schools and such .

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We have a boxer who had a similar but less severe biting problem. A method we used was to literally grab her bottom jaw with your hand in her mouth if she gets nippy or if she bites hard, hold both hands around her muzzle until she calms down (usually takes a few seconds...)

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when she bites, grab her mouth shut, give it a firm jerk and say NO! so she knows what you're punishing her for that way she doesn't think you're just trying to be mean...when she doesn't bite, reward her with a treat

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Pop her on the nose pretty hard.It worked with my horse that I had.Do u give him/her treats if you do stop cause that's what causes it a lot if the times.But only if you give it from your hand but you still don't need to but every now and then
Hope that helped

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i used to have a staffy and she was crazy!! but then we started taking her to places like my dads work because he is a trady and she started to calm down a bit eventually she was the calmest dog you could ever have :]

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