How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Jay Mawhinney Your Own Question
Dr. Jay Mawhinney
Dr. Jay Mawhinney, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 2414
Experience:  34+ years experience in day practice and in critical care.
Type Your Dog Veterinary Question Here...
Dr. Jay Mawhinney is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How can you help a dog that has been traumatized, get over

This answer was rated:

How can you help a dog that has been traumatized, get over it?
This really depends on what you mean. An abused dog needs a lot of patience and gentle care along with socialization slowly but surely with other dogs and people. One traumatized by an accident like a dog attack or hit by car will sometimes need to have reassuring care as well along with carefully resocialization with other dogs(if a dog attack).
Dr. Jay Mawhinney
Dr. Jay Mawhinney and other Dog Veterinary Specialists are ready to help you

Related Dog Veterinary Questions