Spunky, photo courtesy of Eldri
How to Help a Maltese That Has Separation Anxiety
Regardless of which degree your Maltese struggles with being home alone, there can be quite a bit of improvement.
The main idea of this is to
1) set up the right environment and to
2) equip your Maltese with what he needs when he is by himself.
If only some elements are incorporated but not others, you may find that your dog still struggles.
So, the idea will be for all elements to work together in combination, to truly provide support on all levels.
Having the Right Set-up
There are a few parts to this, so we will go over each. As you will see, each element helps in a particular way. When they all come together, this creates the foundation for a dog feeling both comfort and security.