I wrote this mainly as a catharsis.
Everyday I keep waking up hoping it will be the day I can un-pause and start...
I’ve been having a really rough time with dental issues this past month. Thankfully I had my last checkup today and I think it is all over. But it...
I think it’s too soon to tell if the shirt works but if a dog gets as stressed out as Riley used to (which is to say, VERY STRESSED OUT HOWWWWWLLLLLLL CAN’T YOU HEAR MY PAIN), then it’s worth the $40 to try it out. And I do think that that the shirt may have to work as part of a combination of things - behavioral training, meds, and change of scenery (she likes the bathroom). Earlier she was barking, pacing in the hallway, and scratching at her bed as if she could dig into it and hide but is quiet now. This may be because of Thundershirt and/or because the two tablets of Calming Chews have finally kicked in and/or the storm has died down a bit.
Here is a photo I’ve titled Thundersad (2012):
Well shit, reblogged this to the wrong blog. ANYWAYS, we have a thundershirt for Cosmo and it’s been really helpful.