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Feature Article: "Separation Anxiety in Dogs"
Separation anxiety or separation stress in
dogs is the apprehension or fear of being left alone. This panic
disorder occurs in dogs of all ages and breeds, and it is most
common in dogs overly dependent on the continued presence of
their owners. When deprived of the physical presence of their
owners, dogs that are victims of separation anxiety become very
Find out how to help your dog cope with
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Cooperative Extension Sysem
Urban Affairs & New Nontraditional Programs
Alabama A&M University
P.O. Box 967
Normal, AL 35762
Editor: Wendi Williams
Jean Hall Dwyer
25 June 2004
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