Dogs Get Empty Nest Syndrome, Too!

Dogs are such happy animals that it’s hard to believe that they can get depressed. But Certified Animal Behavior Consultant Darlene Arden says that any sudden change in routine can send a dog into a funk – especially if it affects YOUR mood, too. For example, you should expect less tail-wagging when your child heads off to summer camp, or college. The good news is: Dogs are so good at “living in the moment” that most of them recover from a case of the blues within a few weeks. But in case yours doesn’t, here’s what to do:

The first step: …read more