Many dog owners balk at the thought of giving their dogs vet prescribed medication (listen to our last episode, Season 2, Episode 2, for more on that) and prefer to take a more natural route when trying to assist their dogs towards getting over their separation anxiety.
In this episode we explore some of the options and how appropriate they might be.
Using Cannabis and Cannabidiol (CBD Oil) in Dog Training and Behavior Work, Helen Prinold, 2019, https://summer2019.iaabcjournal.org/cannabis-in-dog-training-and-behavior-work/
DAP vs. Clomipramine: Gaultier E, Bonnafous L, Bougrat L, Lafont C, Pageat P. Comparison of the efficacy of a synthetic dog-appeasing pheromone with clomipramine for the treatment of separation-related disorders in dogs. Vet Rec. 2005;156(17):533–538
Pressure vests and SA: https://veterinaryevidence.org/index.php/ve/article/download/152/226?inline=1
LISTENER WARNING: Some giggling included!
Everything you need to know about Separation Anxiety in dogs and how to fix it. Three global specialists from Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States discuss all things related to Separation Anxiety. Join Stacey Bell from Focused Fun (US), Ness Jones from Separation Anxiety In Dogs Decoded (Australia) & Lisa Morton from The Complete Canine Online (UK) as they delve into the dos and don'ts of training a dog to feel safe and comfortable when left home alone!