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It'll be here before you know it, fireworks exploding & screeching, & dogs who are subject to fireworks anxiety or thunderstorm anxiety will be terrified.
Distracting, constant noise helps, such as tv, & experts say that it's better to act as though nothing is out of the ordinary rather than comforting the dog, which can actually be counter-productive;
it rewards anxiety rather than discouraging it.
What other tactics have y'all used to get through noisy holidays without fear?
(That glass of wine in your own hand does not count!)