Separation anxiety is a behavioral problem in which dogs show signs of extreme distress when their owners or favorite people are not present. It has become an all-too-common reality for many dogs and their humans due to the highly unusual circumstances associated with the pandemic and pet owners seldom leaving the home. Currently, over half of dog owners in the United States believe their pets suffer from separation anxiety. Click the headline above to read more.
If your dog is barking a lot, you’re not alone! A large percentage of the “pandemic puppies” I’ve met become hyperaroused and explode in a frenzy of growling, barking, lunging, charging, and jumping when they hear sounds coming from outside the home like other neighborhood dogs barking and neighbors talking in an outdoor voice, or (heaven forbid!), the sight of someone in their own yard. So, what’s a concerned pet parent to do? Click headline above to read more.