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The Crate of Wonders
Our first dog developed a severe case of separation anxiety. She sat beside the door cried, whined, moaned and howled after we left.
We worked hard to solve problem. We made her crate her happy, safe place. We pretended to leave and came right back in, then left for five minutes, then fifteen, before coming back inside. Whenever we left, the radio stayed on.
It worked. Our girl snapped out of whatever terror-demons held her when she thought we were leaving, and once again we let her have free run of the house (but the radio remained her companion). She was accepting of our comings and goings, calmly watching from the sofa.
And then my shoe went missing.
Only the [...]