Fear Factor

Fear Factor

When I first began working with Keene, and we were still in the “getting to know you” phase, I made the mistake of grabbing a tissue and turning towards him.  Immediately he dashed behind the two upholstered chairs,… Read More

Extreme Fear of Stairs

One morning, my 100+ lb dog woke up with an extreme fear of stairs.  Yes, he was on the top floor, and would not descend to go outside.  Not even his breakfast could bring him down.  Trembling, drooling,… Read More

Lions and Tigers and Bears …

Oh my! It can be challenging enough dealing with your pet’s physical issues … but what can you do when your dog develops a fear or phobia? Talk therapy? Rationalize it with them? Not likely. But what you… Read More