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What are you experiences with medicating anxious dogs?

My dog has always been the nervous type, but this past year her anxiety has escalated to the point where she's a basketcase more often than not. We're exploring medication options. Blizzard inside. [more inside]
posted by geeky on Jan 30, 2014 - 21 answers

Preparing for an anxious dog

I am going to adopt a dog this summer. One of the dogs that I am considering is currently being treated medically for anxiety. If I adopt him, he will be the first dog I've had who has had this condition. With that in mind, observations and experience addressing any part of this three part question are welcomed: 1) What resources [online, print, or other] might help me better understand dog anxiety? 2) What questions do I need to ask at the shelter to better understand the range and scope of anxiety in this particular dog? 3) What questions do I need to be able to answer of myself before I commit to an anxious dog? [more inside]
posted by .kobayashi. on May 30, 2013 - 15 answers

Are you OK? Are you OK now? What about now? How are you feeling now?

How often is normal for otherwise healthy pets to have medical emergencies? [more inside]
posted by Sara C. on May 25, 2013 - 51 answers

Help Us Help Our Dog

Our greyhound Hoover lacks confidence, is unhappy, and seems to have other emotional problems. We're at a loss. Help us help our dog, please. [more inside]
posted by QuakerMel on Feb 12, 2012 - 21 answers

How do I get medicine into the dog?

I need to get 0.5ml of medicine into a dog, twice a day, every day, forever. Outside of holding her down and squirting it her mouth and putting it on her food, how do I get it in her? [more inside]
posted by griphus on Nov 29, 2011 - 33 answers

Help a dog who's missing his mommy?

How can we help calm this dog's separation anxiety? [more inside]
posted by lwb on Apr 27, 2011 - 8 answers

re-potty train a dog?

Petfliter: How do I get a dog that was potty trained to be potty trained again? [more inside]
posted by defmute on Aug 27, 2009 - 8 answers

Perfect Dog, Neurotic Dog Mom

How did you adjust to being a first-time dog owner? [more inside]
posted by tuff on Aug 2, 2009 - 23 answers

My dog loves me TOO much!

Help me find a very good dog behaviorist/trainer in the NYC area! Bonus points if they specialize in seperation anxiety. [more inside]
posted by modernsquid on Jun 24, 2008 - 3 answers

Help me and my dog with our anxiety issues.

DogFilter: Help me and the dog get over our individual separation anxiety-type issues. [more inside]
posted by NikitaNikita on Mar 10, 2008 - 16 answers

My new dog can't be left alone.

I just adopted a dog which apparently has separation anxiety issues (and we have cats). We had planned to initially leave him crated during the day. What can I do to help him through this transition? [more inside]
posted by team lowkey on May 20, 2007 - 15 answers

How can I get my dog ready for puppy camp?

How can I and my dog best cope with leaving her at a dog boarding place for two weeks? Dog has "issues" and perhaps so do I. [more inside]
posted by xetere on Oct 17, 2006 - 9 answers

Would therapy help my dog's destructive anxiety when he's left alone?

We love our dog, but his scratching is destructive - how can we help tame his anxiety at being left alone? [more inside]
posted by deliriouscool on Aug 13, 2005 - 14 answers

Anxious Dog

My dog has serious anxiety problems (she goes to the bathroom all over the floor) when my mom is out of the house. In a week and a half mom starts a new job. Does anyone have any ideas on how to lessen this anxiety? [more inside]
posted by schroedinger on May 13, 2005 - 10 answers

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