When Doggie Day Care and Dog Parks Are the Wrong Choices

For some dogs, more is not merrier.


We think of dogs as social creatures, and rightly so. They are a species genetically primed for social engagement with others of their kind. But if a dog gets into a frightful scrape with another dog early in life, perhaps before she came to live with you, being around other dogs can unnerve her, truly making her miserable.

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