Back when Dagny, our Rhodesian Ridgeback, was a puppy we were dealing with some severe separation anxiety. We were working with our veterinarian to trying everything we could.
When we put her in the kennel she tried so hard to get out that she would tear up her face. We tried several other options but nothing worked. Then we ended up putting her on Prozac. It didn’t go well and we didn’t like how it affected her so we weaned her off of it.
At some point things changed and she was good being at home without us.
Eight years later and we spent a weekend in South Dakota and Dagny spent the weekend with my parents which she has done numerous times.
Something changed and her separation anxiety came back. She started peeing and pooping in our house. We got her urine checked and it was clean. Our veterinarian said that it might be a behavioral change and that we might need to block off parts of our house (our basement and our kids rooms) and retrain her on going outside.
We have been doing that this week but I’ve noticed drool drops on the floor when I walk in and even if I was gone for an hour she acted like we were gone for a weekend.
We obviously don’t want to put her on Prozac again, so hopefully we can get something figured out.
Mike Leach is Always Appropriate
leach’s face after popping the mask has me on the floor, 2020 is wild pic.twitter.com/hTcLyGF2nK— Alex McDaniel (@AlexMcDaniel) June 25, 2020
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50 Most Valuable Talents in Sports Media Today – Outkick
This is Outkick’s inaugural list of the top 50 most valuable sports media talents. The criteria were as follows: 1) How important they are to their employer’s content, 2) How much it would help a competitor and hurt their employer if they left, and 3) For people who are not on games or bumper programming, how responsible they are for individually galvanizing an audience, with a bonus for proving an ability to do that independently of a flagship media brand.
Philadelphia Eagles receiver Marquise Goodwin and wife Morgan persevere through pain for the promise of family
More than anything, Eagles receiver and Olympian Marquise Goodwin wanted to be a dad. Six children, minimum. But the way to that dream for him and his wife, Morgan, was fraught with loss, sadness -- and ultimately joy.
Ranking college football's top 20 assistant coach hires for 2020
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Huskers finding new source of depth
One of the trends we’ve seen play out for Nebraska this offseason, and could be a nice boon for the team, has been the unique acquisition of talent.
US Senator Murphy, Draymond Green - College sports can't return to business as usual
As mostly white college athletic directors require their mostly Black football players to return to campus for "voluntary" workouts amid a growing pandemic, we can no longer ignore how both the COVID-19 crisis and the growing movement for civil justice require us to have an urgent conversation about the fundamental inequities in college sports today.
Liverpool become Premier League champions after 30-year wait
Liverpool have ended their 30-year wait for a topflight title after being crowned Premier League champions following Manchester City's 2-1 loss at Chelsea on Thursday.
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Tabitha's Meals on Wheels program in Lincoln needs volunteer drivers
Tabitha Health is a non-profit, offering different senior care services in Lincoln. For years, the organization has been running their Meals on Wheels program, feeding those most vulnerable in the Lincoln community.
The Best Things I Saw On The Internet This Week
I'm on hold with my bank and this is the shit they are playing pic.twitter.com/fIobus2a38— hsky the god (@jkmb) June 24, 2020