How to Train a Dog with Separation Anxiety
Now that we have established what Separation Anxiety truly is to your dog, and some steps you can use to identify it and reduce symptoms while you begin working with a qualified dog behaviourist, we are ready to talk about actual training. If you need to catch up on our previous articles, you can read them by clicking the above links.
As I have said before, working with a CSAT is the best way to help your dog overcome separation anxiety. CSATs complete rigorous courses on how to train a dog with separation anxiety and are considered specialists even amongst other dog behaviourists. That said, if working with a CSAT is not possible for you right now, it is still important for your dog’s welfare that he gets relief from this condition. Read on to see what steps you can take at home to help.