Tag: rescue dogs

Stress in Performance Dogs: What We Can Learn from Fukushima. Studies show that dogs that have experienced stressful or traumatic events can show signs of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Studies show that dogs that have experienced stressful or traumatic events can show signs of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)     This Jack Russell Terrier doesn’t look stressed on course. Does your dog? Photo courtesy of  ContactPointPhotography.com. Dogs that experience stressful or traumatic events can carry psychological trauma. Walk through any postmeltdown Fukushima dog shelter…

GIVING RESCUE DOGS A NEW LEASE ON LIFE. JEFF BENNETT-PILOTS N’ PAWS . SAVING ONE LIFE AT A TIME!

PILOTS N’ PAWS PET RESCUE SERVICES. SAVING ONE LIFE AT A TIME! JEFF BENNETT. GIVING RESCUE DOGS A NEW LEASE ON LIFE! This is a great organization of volunteer pilots who donate time and effort to help rescue animals out. It’s always nice to know that more people are becoming involved in rescues across the…

POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER IN SHELTER DOGS

POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER IN SHELTER DOGS  Photo Credit Angielski Zloty Wiki Commons Dogs who experience stressful and traumatic events can carry psychological trauma. Walk through any dog shelter and   one can experience firsthand the most common behavioral problems associated with PTSD. Shaking, cowering, shying away from people and excessive barking are among the few…