How Traumatic Is it for a Dog to Change Owners?

If you’ve ever owned a pet dog, then there are some things you probably remember about them. Your own personal experience with your dog may have been brief and relatively uneventful maybe they were just the best companion in the world, or perhaps you took them everywhere because they made you feel safe.


However, even if those experiences seem like nothing more than pleasant memories now, chances are good that one day you might look back on them fondly as well. After all, dogs are pretty remarkable creatures, and we humans aren’t always so amazing either.


Dogs can recognize their families by smell, and they can anticipate our needs and actions without being told specifically how to do so. They’re loyal and loving, and they give unconditional love back.


But what happens when your dog grows up? What happens when your new family goes through changes such …

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