Thunderstorms and Fireworks are here!
Noise phobia is a common disorder in our pets, and is thought to affect one third of all dogs. Common signs of noise phobias can include; pacing, lip licking, panting, cowering, hiding, refusing to eat, trembling and shaking to name a few. Does your pet exhibit these signs? If so, there are options to help them this time of year! There are several medications, supplements and environmental changes that can be made to help your furry friends.
Introduction of Sileo
Sileo is the first FDA approved medication for noise phobia in dogs. It comes as a gel based medication that is applied to the gums in the event of a loud / stressful situation. It is designed to relax the dog without causing significant sedation. If this medication seems helpful please contact the team at our hospital for more information or click the link below.