As the summer days dwindle, the back-to-school season ushers in a mix of excitement and anticipation for children and parents alike. However, amidst the hustle and bustle of getting ready for the academic year, we often overlook the impact that this transition can have on our beloved furry family members. Just as humans experience adjustments during significant life changes, our pets can also feel the effects of a household shift. Every school year, dogs suffer as they transition from a lively, full home to a calm, quiet house. Imagine spending months surrounded by your favorite people, then suddenly winding up home alone all day. While it’s normal for dogs to feel a little out of sorts as they adjust to this new routine, there are a few steps you can take to ease the transition. Here are some of the best dog back-to-school tips!
Understanding the Impact:
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