We are fortunate here in Spain that a) we get very few storms and b) our dogs aren’t really worried about them – which is good as when we do get them they cam be pretty dramatic being of a tropical nature.
However many dogs are scared by storms, and fireworks, and starting guns, and bird scarers etc etc so I thought I would share this post from the excellent I Love Dogs Site: 7 All-Natural Ingredients To Help Calm Your Dog During a Thunderstorm
We all deal with stress from time to time, and our pets are no different. While some dogs are more anxious than others, most dogs will have at least one thing that causes them stress, whether it’s a thunderstorm, fireworks, a trip to the vet, or moving to a new house. There are prescription medications that can help, but you might want to start with something less prone to negative side effects first. Here are 7 natural ingredients known to help calm anxious dogs.
(As always, consult with your vet before introducing anything new into your dog’s diet.)
- Lavender Scent
- Lemon Balm
- Full Spectrum Hemp Oil