What do you think? Can You Really Cure Separation Anxiety in Dogs?
Yes and No. Dog separation anxiety is a very complex issue. It can be caused by a variety of reason and can come and go and show up suddenly. There is no magic wand that we can wave to make it go away but with proper counter-conditioning and training separation anxiety in dogs can be managed and possibly cured but it does take some effort on your part as a caring dog owner. Be patient with your dog and try to understand what is causing your dog to act out. Always remember they aren’t behaving the way they are because they want to get back at you or make you mad. They really feel a sense of panic and anxiety and they need help! The good news is that they want the cure for dog separation anxiety as much as you do! Your dog does not enjoy feeling anxious and panicked every time you leave them alone. They would much rather feel calm than have dog separation anxiety!