In any relationship, boundaries are essential for the happiness and safety of both parties. This applies to both humans and dogs. Dogs need boundaries in a variety of ways and for many reasons, which we explore in this post.
There is a fair amount to factor in when getting an Assistance Dog, not least the setting they are going to live in. Find out what to consider about your home environment.
What is separation anxiety in dog ownership? What are the signs of it, and how should it be managed? Why is this a particularly common issue with Assistance Dogs?