Acupuncture for Anxiety in Dogs

The Effect of Acupuncture on the Reaction of Dogs to Thunder

A team of researchers in Brazil conducted a controlled and interesting study using acupuncture to reduce anxiety in dogs that resulted from the sound of thunder. Groups Control – Eight dogs were not given any acupuncture treatment prior to sound stimulus. Acupuncture – Eight dogs were given acupuncture at points that Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)…

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Prep Your Pets for the Fourth Fireworks

Much to the consternation of many companion pet parents, many U.S. states are legalizing the sale of fireworks and/or changing the times fireworks can be set off. Indeed, cats and dogs may experience a panic attack to all sudden and loud noises such as fireworks, thunder, alarms, sirens, gunfire and air shows. Of course, others may only react to…

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