please everyone please help me i posted a thread titled newly adopted chi please help and im not getting any replies really and i need help im getting very very sad. i dont know what to do with my 1 year old pup and i really need advice can you please help me. if you can please read my thread and help me figure out what to do i would really like that! thanks in advanced this is what i said................. hi i just adopted a year old chihuahua and she wont let me touch her i dont know what to do. when i do she jumps in the air like a rabbit scratches me tries to bite me and screams like im killing her! im really sad with this its been 2 weeks and i dont know what to do her previous owner died and thats why she was adopted out. she also wont walk on a leash i dont know what to do. she won't come when called it's like she doesn't even know her name either. its really wierd :s anyone have any ideas?............................ i just wanted to ad she seems alot better when other people go to her like my kids and my other friend its just me she seems really skittish with!! someone please help me im really desperate................................. i have tried to give her treats and food she wont come near me for ANYTHING!!!! i have to chase her down and grab her and then once i get her she is fine and she will cuddle with me but the second she can leave me she is gone. it doesnt matter what i do it's like she hates me and it makes me sad to see that! my other dog loves me to bits and she is the opposite they are like black and white! i am getting depressed to see how sad she is and i dont know how much more i can take to see her like this. i feel so bad for her i dont want her to live like this it isnt fair for her! i just want to take her pain away so she can be happy again but i dont understand how to do that?!? i have tried what you said with the food and treats it doesnt really work cause thats what i have been doing for 2 weeks already. i am desperate please please help me and her i cant stand to see her like this!!!!