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Can Walking Reduce Long-Term Stress in Dogs?

Can Walking Reduce Long-Term Stress in Dogs?     Image Credit: Claudia Bensimoun We’ve all wondered about the different ways in which one may be able to reduce stress in our dogs, most especially before competitions. Chances are if you’re feeling stressed, your pooch is feeling stressed out as well. No matter what level you’re…

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…