A recent study from Sweden has shown that dogs get stressed in ways that parallel the stress felt by their owners. This is the first time that trans-species stress empathy has been proven. To learn more, listen to this podcast by clicking on the play button below.
Dogs get stressed if their humans are stressed: here’s how we know. Podcast from Pete the Vet
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