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Fireworks: How Can I Help My Dog Stay Calm?

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It’s not unusual for a dog to be frightened when they hear fireworks.  A dog’s hearing is about 4 times more sensitive than humans - and they can ...

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Bonfire Night: How to Build a Den

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During firework season you can help your dog by preparing a ‘safe haven’ or a ‘dog den’. If your dog already has a hiding place, then this space can ...

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Is there a magic fix for firework fears?

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Fireworks can be extremely distressing for both you and your dog so it's only natural to scour the web for something that will help. In this article, ...

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Being prepared - Are you ready for fireworks?

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Fireworks will come around very quickly and with over 50% of our canine friends being reported as having a fear of fireworks1, it is important to be ...

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Desensitisation E-Book Download

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ADAPTIL, alongside Clinical Pet Behaviourist Charlotte Carr, have written an e-book to support pet parents with long-term help for fireworks fears. ...

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15 Halloween Safety Tips to Prevent Your Dog From Being Spooked!

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‘Trick-or-treating’ at Halloween has become a tradition in the US, Canada, United Kingdom and Ireland and has brought endless fun to kids of all ...

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Why Are Fireworks Noises So Much Worse For Dogs?

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Fireworks noises for dogs can be incredibly scary and threatening! But, if you understand why your dog is afraid, you can provide comfort and ...

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3 Tips to Help Your Dog Stay Calm Around Fireworks

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Loud noises, fireworks, and sudden unexpected sounds can be a scary experience for your dog! Threatening and shocking, most dogs will instinctively ...

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Is My Puppy Scared Of Fireworks

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Dogs can learn to be completely at ease with loud noises if they are gradually accustomed to them early in life. The aim is to habituate them to the ...

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How To Calm A Nervous or Anxious Dog

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 Does your dog dread trips to the vet, loud noises such as fireworks, or unexpected situations such as new visitors? Faced with a new, unusual or ...

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Do Noises on Walks Spook Your Dog? 8 Tips to Calm Them

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There’s one word that all dogs know and love: W-A-L-K! Walks are full of exciting smells, a chance to use some of their energy, and a great way for ...

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Take the Fear Out of Fireworks

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Due to some restrictions, there is likely to be no large firework displays this year but there is the potential for more back garden firework ...

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What Is Thundershirt?

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Thundershirt  What is ThunderShirt? ThunderShirt is a jacket for dogs that applies gentle, constant pressure to help calm anxiety, fear and relieve ...

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Thundershirt and ADAPTIL

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Thundershirt and ADAPTIL ADAPTIL and Thundershirt offers your dog 2 types of support. They work in different ways and complement each other. 

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Fireworks during COVID-19

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We at ADAPTIL are enjoying the #clapforcarers! What a wonderful way to show our support to these amazing people. Some of our fans have reported ...

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How can I prepare my dog for next year? Desensitisation and counterconditioning

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When a dog is scared of fireworks they are sensitised to the specific noises. The normal fight or flight response is therefore heightened and the ...

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What to do for your dog on fireworks night

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Hopefully you have been prepared and built your safe haven/den, plugged in your ADAPTIL Calm Home Diffuser and spoken to your vet if you feel they ...

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Preparing Puppies for Fireworks Night

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Prevention is much better than cure when it comes to noise sensitivities as habituation to sounds takes far less time than a treatment programme ...

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Dogs and Fireworks: 5 Steps To Reduce Stress

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For humans, fireworks are a sign of celebration! So just why are fireworks noises so much worse for dogs?

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3 Reasons Why Dogs Are Often Scared Of Fireworks

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Unexpected, loud and scary, fireworks make many dogs afraid and anxious! But if we can identify and understand why our dogs are scared, we can better ...

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Is Your Dog Scared of Fireworks?

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How well do you know your dog? You can probably tell when they’re feeling happy, excited, bored - or even just hungry! But how about when something ...

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What Can I Give My Dog For Fireworks Anxiety?

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Have you ever had to reassure and calm your pooch after they’ve been startled by fireworks? Although fireworks can be fun and exciting for humans, ...

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