You leave on a daily basis to go to work and your dog takes a fit as soon as you leave, tearing things up, howling and barking, and just being plain destructive. If this sounds like what you go through, your dog may be suffering from separation anxiety. Don’t worry either because you are not alone since many other dog people go through this too every time they leave.
It isn’t just when you leave either because your dog wants to follow you from room to room, never wanting to leave your side ever. One thing you can do for this problem is to get your dog their own chew proof dog crate pad to put on their very own dog bed. Having their own chew proof dog beds can help them realize they can sleep by themselves and this will also help them realize they don’t always have to be with you to be loved by you.
Keep reading to learn more ways to ease your dog’s stress if he or she is suffering from separation anxiety.
No, you don’t ignore them all