4th of July Blues – Helping Dogs With Firework Phobias

4th July Blues – Helping Dogs With Firework Phobias

Many people struggle to comfort their dog when he is in the throes of a firework induced panic. You may feel helpless and torn. Helpless because you feel there is nothing you can do to support him, and torn because there is a rumour going around that you can’t touch, talk to or even comfort your dog in any way as it will make him worse. We’ll put both those thoughts aside and check out one simple thing you can do to calm him down. Dogs generally like their ears stoked, this is partly because we can influence how they … Continue reading