This week I was reminded of a question which comes up a lot. “Why is my dog okay when he’s left alone in the car?” Lots of dogs struggling alone at home seem okay with being left in the car—as was the case with my own dog. He freaked if we so much as hinted […]
With so much going on, it’s understandable that separation anxiety training might not be top of mind over the holidays. Here are some of our tips for keeping you and him on track over this busy period.
This is a story about how I went from being the biggest skeptic to a major advocate of anti-anxiety medication for dogs. If you’re skeptical about medications for your anxious dog I’d love to persuade you otherwise. But that won’t work. I’m not going to change your mind by bombarding you with facts. Why? Because […]
Separation anxiety tests the bond with our dogs. But luckily not only can training help your dog’s debilitating condition it also help repair your bond.
Did you know that anybody can call themself a dog trainer? The person you are paying good money to train your dog may be badly qualified to do so. Read on to find out how to choose a trainer for your precious pup.