Use an Integrative Approach
In summary, look for the causes of the inappropriate behavior and try to correct them. Rule out medical conditions. Consult with a professional trainer or behavioralist.
The following natural products are recommended to help with training and behavior issues, but they are most effective when used in an integrative approach to correcting behavior.
Composure by Vetri-Sciene
When pets can't adapt to stress, it can lead to anxiety, nervousness, hyperactivity, abnormal urine marking, excessive scratching, trembling and destructive or aggressive behavior. Composure by Vetri-Science is a calming support formula to help alleviate stress-related behavior problems without causing drowsiness or impaired motor skills.
Composure is available in three formulas - cats, small dogs, and medium/large size dogs.
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PetCalm by PetAlive
PetCalm is a homeopathic remedy that can help pets with separation anxiety, nervousness and phobias. It is fast acting and easy to adminster -- sprinkle the granules in your pet's mouth where they quickly disolve and begin to soothe your pet's nerves. Great to have on hand for stressful situations such as thunder, fireworks, new additions to the family, and separation anxiety.
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SedaplusVET from Thorne Research
SedaplusVET contains several botanicals to sooth the nervous system, including Valerian, Hops, Chamomile and Passion Flower. This product may also be used to help pets cope with stressful situations such as traveling, separation anxiety, and loud noises.
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Rescue Remedy for Pets by Bach Flower Essences
Rescue Remedy for Pets is a natural calming remedy that safely reduces the anxiety of pets. Veterinarians routinely use Research Remedy to calm dogs before examining them. It is also used in animals to decrease stress due to situations such as thunderstorms, traveling, and fireworks. This formula for pets does not contain alcohol.
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Quiet Moments by NaturVet
Recommended to help support the nervous system in reducing stress and tension.
Quiet Moments offers support to your pet during periods of anxiety, nervousness, tension or stress such as traveling, grooming, thunderstorms, 4th of July, or trips to the veterinarian. Contains all natural active ingredients. (Comes in 6-tablet trial pack and 30 count bottle.)
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