Stress and behavioural issues in pets

September 2012
Veterinary Ireland Journal;Sep2012, Vol. 2 Issue 9, p436
Academic Journal
The article offers information on reasons behind the sudden changes in the behavior of pets. It informs about several reasons that can bring changes in the behavior of pets which include change of place, loss of companion and change in daily routine. It suggests pet owner to visit vet clinic in order to identify the route of the problem and also establish a proper plan for the treatment. INSETS: What can trigger stress in pets?;Signs of stress in a pet can be manifested by.


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