The Trouble with Laser Lights


Laser lights may appear to be a fun and easy way to exercise your dog on a dreary day, but for many dogs, this can be a trigger that sets off Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and at the very least, initiates innate prey drive that is unresolved and creates frustration in your typical dog. Trainers and guardians are seeing OCD issues being created with just a couple uses.

For more information on the laser lights:
Why Laser Toys Can Be Bad News for Your Pet
The Dangers of Playing with Laser Lights

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