“Pandemic Puppy” Tips and Tricks When You Return to Work
MILWAUKEE – For the very first time, you may be starting to leave your furry friend you rescued during the pandemic alone. Here are some tips on how to take care of your pandemic puppy when you start to return to work.
âThe hardest thing for new dog owners, especially with puppy eyes, is like you want to make a big deal out of it, don’t do it. That’s what’s going to make them look like ‘oh my God moms leave, daddy leave ‘like they’re going to get anxious if they feel like you stressed out about it. “
Esther Grams is the owner of Central Bark, located on the west side of Milwaukee, a multicampus daycare for your dog.
âSince the start of the pandemic we’ve been diving pretty heavily with just people who aren’t at work. We have up to about 10 dogs a day on average, which is really great,â Grams said.
Even if you don’t think you need daycare, there are ways to make your pandemic puppy feel comfortable while you go to work.
âCage training or some sort of containment is a very good source for them. So even if you are not going to use a cage or kennel at home but just make sure they have their own space safe in which they feel comfortable, âsays Grams. âFortification is also a great way to tire them mentally and physically. A great way to prepare their lunch is to put it in something like that with water and freeze it, then they need more. time to get there. that, they lick it and sniff it, that should really help them relax and be calmer because they actually had to use their brains for that. “
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If your dog is having a hard time being apart from you, he has plenty of room here at the center bark or just call him out.
âBring them! We want them! ” she said.
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