- Keep nervous dogs on a long line and harness on walks to prevent them bolting.
- Supervise your dog if they want to go into the garden, a fearful dog can be very determined to escape.
- Keep external door and windows locked
- Keep microchip details and ID tags up to date
Calming music for dogs, useful for firework night, thunderstorms, separation anxiety etc.
Thundershirts can help dogs when they are anxious about thunder, fireworks etc.
Some people also use a t-shirt if they don’t have access to a Thundershirt, but always supervise your dog and remove the t-shirt if your dog doesn’t seem happy.
Rescue Remedy Drops or Spray can also really help to calm a fearful animal.
Available from most chemists and many supermarkets:
Adaptil plug in
Sounds Scary Free Downloads from the Dog’s Trust
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