Holiday Stress in Pets: How to Prevent Anxiety and Other Problems

iStock_000067559153_Large.jpgJust as you finish the mile-long list of tasks before the big holiday gathering, you notice something amiss with your pet. Maybe he or she is hidden deep within the back of the closet or has decided to use the laundry basket as a litter box.

Unfortunately, holiday stress can manifest in many ways in your pet. Strangers or disruptions in their routines can create anxiety, and the holidays can create behavioral issues in pets who may not otherwise display such challenges. Continue…