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Telltale Signs of a Dog That's Stressed

Puppy Whining and Howling

Puppies

Whining & Howling

Have a puppy that won’t stop whining or howling? A new home is a big change, and can be especially stressful for puppies.

Excessive Owner Seeking

Puppies

Excessive Owner Seeking

Does your puppy constantly seek your attention? This may be a sign that he’s having trouble adjusting to his new home.

ComfortZone: Abnormal Panting

Adult Dogs

Excessive Panting

Panting serves important functions for dogs. But panting excessively could be a sign that your pet is nervous or distressed.

Trembling

Adult Dogs

Trembling

Dogs have feelings, too, and respond to certain stressful situations by trembling, shaking, or shivering.

Cowering

Adult Dogs

Cowering

It can be sad to see a dog cowering or acting scared. If you notice these behaviors in your dog, chances are he's experiencing stress. 

Hiding

Adult Dogs

Hiding

Dogs are naturally social creatures. If your dog keeps hiding in a corner, under the bed, or behind the furniture, he's stressed out.

Excessive Owner Seeking

Adult Dogs

Excessive Owner Seeking

Dogs love to be with their owners. But if your dog follows you everywhere, it may be a sign that he's nervous or upset.

Restlessness

Adult Dogs

Restlessness

While many breeds of dogs are high energy by nature, dogs that are afraid or nervous can become restless.

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