After surviving natural disasters such as tornadoes or other catastrophic events, dogs can experience clinical signs similar to the post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD) that affect in humans . These experiences can inflict temporary separation anxiety, storm phobias, and noise phobia in your dog.
The arrival of June marks the official start of the hurricane and tornado season. For pet owners, this is a good time to get prepared for possible emergencies. Although some measures might seem inconvenient for you and your family, early preparation can insure the lives of your family including your dog.