Did you know that recent studies have shown dogs have the capacity to feel emotions similar to humans? Storm or thunder phobia in dogs is not uncommon. And just like with us, sometimes all it takes is one bad experience to instill anxiety for years to come. There are ways to soothe and relieve the symptoms of storm anxiety to help your pet feel secure. Just remember it takes a lot of preparation, perseverance, and patience. Here at River Valley, we want to help your pets cope so they feel safe instead of scared.