Working With Fear And Anxiety Copy

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Lesson Two will cover specific applications for working with dogs with fear and anxiety issues. Many factors contribute to the development of fear and anxiety in dogs.  Our goal is to address both the internal physiological sensations of fear, as well as the external triggers.

We will discuss some interesting factors that I believe contribute to separation anxiety and I will introduce an extension of the Chair Exercise to help dogs  develop the confidence to be comfortable away from their owners.

Below is an outline of the lesson:

Take the quiz to review the concepts presented in the video lesson and test your knowledge. Instructions for completing your homework assignment are available in the topic following the lesson.