After months of fun-filled days with their family, some dogs struggle to adjust when they suddenly find themselves home alone. This problem often occurs more in one-dog families.
Changes in the family’s routine can be stressful, even traumatic to some dogs. It is not uncommon for families to get a puppy during the summer.
If you have a new puppy, the dog is unaccustomed to being left home alone all day. Your puppy also hasn’t experienced the hectic back-to-school routine.
If so, your dog may exhibit abandonment issues, and struggle to adjust to no longer having their favorite playmates with them 24/7. Continue reading “10 back to school tips for your dog”