Seperation Anxiety is treatable

Did you know we do not know exactly what causes seperation anxiety? This means we know it is not something you did or did not do to your dog. Read that one more time. Having a dog with seperation anxiety is HARD. I know this because I had a foster dog, Marley, that also had […]

How do we treat a dog with Separation Anxiety?

We treat dogs with separation anxiety with a 3-prong approach. After you have spoken with your Veterinary and received a formal diagnosis, of Separation Anxiety, medication is usually prescribed. As your dog does have true panic attacks when you leave. Once medication is on board, that is where I come in. We work on setting […]

What is separation anxiety?

What is Separation Anxiety? Separation anxiety is a panic disorder, this means a dog is unable to control their behaviors. He or she is truly panicking.  It is similar to how we might react if we are afraid of spiders and one suddenly appears. Although we don’t know exactly what causes it, I can tell […]

Do you think your dog has separation anxiety?

If you think your dog has separation anxiety where do you start? First if you can record what they do when you leave that is a great way to know what behaviors they are doing. I.E. panting, drooling, destructive behaviors. The next step is to make a veterinary appointment to get a formal diagnosis from […]