Any dog owner can tell you that getting a canine companion is one of the best things you can do. Dogs are loyal and lovable creatures that will protect and keep you company. If you’re ready, now may be the time to adopt one. However, keep in mind that dogs come with responsibilities and challenges beyond food and house training.
Dogs can experience stress as we do. While this is a normal behavior in dealing with uncertainties and potential dangers, stress can lead to destructive behavior and health deterioration if left unaddressed. As a dog owner, you have to recognize their anxieties and learn how to deal with them.
There are different ways to calm your worried dog. Bear in mind that every dog is different. Some methods may work, while some may not. It’s essential to change tactics that will get a better response from your dog. Many dog owners opt for a natural approach like the ones listed in this infographic by Ellevet.