There is an adjustment period when dog lose their sight. Not only do our dogs need to adjust, but so do we as their caregivers. Changing how we handle and interact with our dogs can do a lot to help them feel safe during this time of transition while they are learning to cope with life in a new way.
Here are some tips to help you support your dog through the loss of vision. If you find you or your dog are struggling with this new blindness, please reach out to me. I’m here to help support you both as you navigate through these changes that may seem overwhelming right now.