Subtle signs that your dog is feeling anxious

Subtle signs that your dog is feeling anxious

Dogs are naturally very stoic creatures, however they do have some classic signs of stress and not all of them are obvious!   

Typical signs of anxiety include:

  • hyper-vigilance
  • ears pulled back tight to the head
  • wide eyes, dilated pupils
  • lip-licking
  • yawning
  • raising one paw
  • panting
  • shadowing

A fantastic website to learn all about dog body language is http://www.ispeakdog.org