Is your dog scared of thunderstorm? Acting like it is the end of the world whenever a storm hits? Your pet is not alone. It is one of the most common fears that affect dogs. Fear of storm and thunder is very hard to eliminate completely, but there are ways to minimize it. Stop your dog from being frightened during a storm with these 5 steps.
Just like humans, dogs can be fearful, shy and anxious. Fear and anxiety can be caused by many different reasons, but fearful behavior in dogs is most often caused by an early traumatic experience. How do I know if my dog suffers from severe anxiety and fear? What are the signs and signals of fear, and what can I do when my dog feels frightened and panics? We had a talk with the “Fearful Dogs” expert, Bettina Specht, who gave us great information about fearful dogs.