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Thundershirt

Thursday, February 07, 2013

does this really work for dogs with separation anxiety.
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DIBANANA 2/8/2013 9:09PM

  I've heard it does but I don't know

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CATHYGETSFIT 2/7/2013 9:32PM

    I wanted to try one while Pollywog was alive but we didn't find it until just a few months before she passed. We never did get one. However, if you've seen the movie Temple Grandin it would seem like it would work based on the fact that being compressed, so to speak, like that would help. If you think about it, you swaddle babies in a blanket and it works for them. :)

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GOLDENRODGIRL 2/7/2013 1:07PM

    A friend has an anxious dog and swears by the Thundershirt.

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JACKIE542 2/7/2013 11:36AM

    It did not work for my dog, but the thunder was right above our house. It does calm him when it is farther away.

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BESTMEPOSSIBLE 2/7/2013 11:28AM

    Haven't had a need to try one.

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1CRAZYDOG 2/7/2013 11:22AM

    Don't know as don't have one for my Mr. Spot the Wonder Dog, but I have heard lots of positives, NO negatives.

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MORTICIAADDAMS 2/7/2013 11:12AM

    I have heard they are great.

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MANDIETERRIER1 2/7/2013 10:38AM

    My beagle mix Miley has one. It works so beautifully. I put it on her any time she seems anxious

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BIGPAWSUP 2/7/2013 9:41AM

    Gypsy LOVES her thunder-shirt. Hubby calls it the narcolepsy vest because she will fall asleep wearing it.

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LITTLESUZIW 2/7/2013 9:37AM

  My beagle has very bad separation anxiety...we have been using the thundershirt for about 2 years now, and it was the best investment we ever made! Buy it!!!!

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CYND59 2/7/2013 9:33AM

    I was told by both my vet an groomer that they know people that say it does work. I need to get one for my Chihuahua. He freaks out anytime there is rain or other bad weather. I have to give him medicine to calm down on 4th of July and New Years.


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