If my dogs had to pick a least favorite month, it'd be September. After the hullabaloo of summer, when foot traffic is high, and laughter surrounds them, back to school spells one thing: B-O-R-E-D-O-M.
Frantic activity in the days leading up to school can ratchet up the overall household anxiety level. Dogs may start to act out, hoping for attention in their dog-like way.
It's a good time to remember this favorite phrase: anytime your dog acts out, or your kids for that matter: