5 Ways to Reduce Stress in an Adopted Dog

Bringing home an adopted dog is a wonderful time. Many dogs are tentative at first, but quickly come to love their new environment and family. Those first few weeks can be stressful for your pet though. He must adapt to a new house, routine, and people, often after the sadness of being given up by […]

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Stress-busters for dogs

Destructive stress based behavior in dogs

In a recent post, we wrote about the most commonly observed symptoms of stress in dogs, to which you might rightly be thinking: “Yeah… thanks for leaving me hanging. So now that I’ve identified that my dog is a bona fide stress-case, what do I do about it?!” And right on cue, we’ve got a follow-up to answer this very question, in order to address the more important issue here: how you can help soothe the anxiety in your little furry worrywart! Read on for the most common stress-inducers, and how to relieve them!

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