With jobs to be done and errands to be run, it’s inevitable that every dog will be left alone for some period of time. Some dogs struggle with the idea of being alone and—without intervention—may begin showing behaviors typically associated with separation anxiety, a serious and taxing behavioral challenge.
Share the downloads on this page with dog adopters and foster families in your community to help them learn how to:
Prevent separation anxiety
Recognize common signs and symptoms of separation anxiety, including barking, destructive behavior, attempting to escape, and inappropriate urinating and defecating
Train and manage dogs displaying mild, moderate, and severe separation anxiety