wondering about a behavior
WE adopted a pyrenees mix about a month ago and are getting used to each other. I wonder what this behavior is--the second night we had her she jumped on the bed and after I got her off, she stood between me and the bed and it looked like she did not want me to get on the bed. She was not growling, was not being fierce-just weird.
A few times when I told her down from the sofa and my husband was sitting on it, she jumped up and put her mouth on my hand, but not in a fierce way,kind of playful, but not sure.
Sometimes she is on the floor near the sofa and if I should reach over her, she does the same thing. I went to pick up the newspaper for trash and she did not want to let me. Just weird-not like she jumped up and tried to hurt me-seems half play and half something else. What is this?
She is always happy to see me, is playful, but this behavior is a little worriesome.
She does exhibit many of the other traits you have mentioned-barks alot, hates the neighborhood dogs, can bark aggressively at strangers.