“I think my dog has separation anxiety…”

By |2017-08-29T15:27:08+10:00April 1st, 2017|Separation Anxiety|

Dear Sarah, My dog really stresses when we’re not home. The neighbours say that she barks the whole time we are gone. We think she’s got Separation Anxiety. What can we do? Mitch M   Hi Mitch, Dogs who display signs of anxiety when their humans aren’t home are suffering from something known as Separation Distress. In some cases, there can be a medical cause (so make sure that you get a full health check done by your vet). In other cases, Separation Distress can usually be split into two main categories – Separation Anxiety and anxiety about being alone. [...]