• 10 Of The Most Common Fears And Phobias In Dogs

    28 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Dogs have very keen senses, especially hearing and smell. While these gifts help them survive, they can also leave them vulnerable to developing fear associations. Additional causes of phobias in dogs include genetics, lack of proper socialization, and previous negative experiences.
    The frightening stimuli listed below are among the most common fears and phobias in dogs.
    As you can see, each has a profound effect on one or more of their senses.
    1. Thunderstorms
    There are a few reasons thunderstorms inspire terror in so many dogs. The most obvious is the noise. Dogs' hearing is two to three...
    Read more ...