Today’s world can be a stressful place for people AND their pets. Luckily there are some easy ways to help lower your pet’s stress level and maybe yours too!
Science has proven that the easiest way to lower stress is to exercise. Whether it’s a casual stroll around the neighborhood or a lively game of tug, getting out and getting active can do wonders for your pet’s state of mind. Remember - A tired dog is a happy dog!
Pets thrive on routine! Having a regular meal, activity and sleeping schedule will help keep your pet on track to a calm state of mind.
Tip: Setting aside some ‘chew time’ is a great way to help alleviate stress for your pet. Find a long-lasting chew that your pet loves and use it as a high value reward!
Try engaging Fido’s mind with some enrichment toys. These are perfect for keeping your pet occupied and engaged with all of his senses!
Some pets need a little extra help to cope with what life throws at them. A daily calming supplement can offer a little extra support when faced with stressful situations.
By keeping your calm your pet will pick up on your vibes, so do what makes you happy and keeps you in the ‘zen zone’, whether it be yoga, listening to music, reading etc. Your pet will thank you for it!