Living with Labrador Retrievers, the joys and tribulations of living, loving and training dogs
This blog is a tribute to Belle, and all the dogs who have come before and after. They are my friends, my companions, my teachers and my students. They bring me both joy and heartache, laughter and tears. There is nothing as sweet as the smell of puppy breathe, and nothing as sad as the final goodbye.
Sunday, October 8, 2017
Hyperarousal is a sign of stress
Stress is the cause of many unwanted behaviors. A calm body is a calm
mind. If your dog often displays these signs of hyperarousal help him learn to calm down by teaching a few simple
exercises to alleviate his stress.