Many dogs suffer from noise phobia. Fireworks, thunderstorms and other loud noises can cause extreme anxiety. Roxy would not set her foot outside during major holidays or during storms. She would hide in the bathroom. Fortunately, being able to hide in there was enough to get her through it. Many dogs are not as lucky. No matter where they hide they remain anxious.
Now there is a new tool to consider if noise is a source of stress for your dog.
Sileo, non-sedative calming gel is the first FDA-approved treatment targeting noise phobia. Something to look into if your dog has a problem with noises.
Zoetis launches non-sedative calming gel to treat noise aversion in dogs