Understanding & Addressing Anxiety In Dogs

Sudden, loud noises. Strangers. Traveling. These can all be sources of fear and anxiety, not just for humans, but for dogs as well. While it may be difficult to remove the source of anxiety — such as separation during working hours — there are ways to ease a dog’s symptoms. Below are a few common causes of dog anxiety along with some ways owners can help reassure their furry best friends. Fear is a normal response to certain unknowns. However, excessive fear and anxiety could be unhealthy and possibly lead to dangerous behaviors or reactions. For these reasons and more, it is essential for owners to understand the signs and do all they can to address the anxiety sooner rather than later. The first step is in identifying the source. There are several potential causes behind anxiety in our

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