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Re: [OPEN] [CD] Sims Can't Lecture/become companion for adopted Pets

by bluefirejin

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Re: [OPEN] [CD] Sims Can't Lecture/become companion for adopted Pets

★ Novice

I’m having the same problem. I have all of packs for Sims 4. If my sim adopts a pet they cannot lecture the pet whatsoever but anyone else in the house can. 

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Re: Scolding/lecture bug

★★★ Novice
Just to say this workaround worked for me too. I did the above and just to give a little more info, after deleting the dogs and going into game play mode, I placed the dog from the gallery (add to current household) and he is now trainable by the owner (not just the owner's child, who WAS able to train him previously).
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Pet breeding

★★ Novice

Product: The Sims 4
Which language are you playing the game in? English
How often does the bug occur? Every time (100%)
What is your current game version number?
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? cats and dogs, vintage glamour, holiday celebration
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? try to find the encourage breeding option with a pet cat
What happens when the bug occurs? the option to encourage breeding with my cat does not exist. the cat is not spayed and has a full friendship bar with the sim
What do you expect to see? the option to appear
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? Never used.
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? Neutral/Not Sure 

this is a problem that i have found many have in forums

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Re: Pet breeding

Is the pet adopted ?

Think it's also a symptom of this issue:

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Re: [OPEN] [CD] Sims Can't Lecture/become companion for adopted Pets

★★ Newbie

Alright this has obviously been going on for some time now, why the hell is this not fixed yet? This is annoying, it's not okay that our only possibly work around this is to put the pet up for adoption and then adopt it back thus reseting the pet all together... Sims, we love you, but please take a moment to actually fix this.

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Re: [TO ADD] [CD] Sims Can't Lecture adopted Pets for Misbehavior

★★ Novice
you mean add one to household from CAS? Haven't tried that yet, just got Cats & Dogs last week, started playing existing household with a pet in house to check it out, they of course could correct & lecture and option for companionship, so made my own sim, bought lot, built house, adopted first dog through computer, 2nd as a stay, can't correct or lecture either. Haven't tried adding another from CAS though, will give that a try, but very frustrating Frown
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Re: [OPEN] [CD] Sims Can't Lecture/become companion for adopted Pets

★★★ Novice

I'm not sure when it started on mine because I usually don't play with pets (they make my game kind of glitchy) but I recently adopted some pets to complete the aspiration. The weird thing is the other sims in my household can do it, just not the one I'm trying to do it with. I know you can cheat to complete aspirations, but I really don't want to since I'm doing the super sim challenge.

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Re: [OPEN] [CD] Sims Can't Lecture/become companion for adopted Pets

★★ Guide
~nods~ @bluefirejin that's how it is for me as well.
For the aspiration, get another hh member to adopt the pet(s). I vaguely recall that's 2 companions are needed for completing that aspiration at the moment.
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Re: [OPEN] [CD] Sims Can't Lecture/become companion for adopted Pets

★★ Newbie

I have every pack and I have this issue. I adopted 2 dogs, my main sim cannot lecture or "be friendly with" but my child sim can occasionally. 

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Re: [OPEN] [CD] Sims Can't Lecture/become companion for adopted Pets

★★★ Guide

I've never adopted any Pets or Strays yet, but reading through this whole topic...could this be similar to the issue where there's no Family Leave on the phone due to messed-up coding (especially since one post mentioned that there's no pet-related options on the phone for affected Sims, apparently)? Thinking

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