Aromatherapy for travel-induced excitement in dogs.

@article{Wells2006AromatherapyFT,
  title={Aromatherapy for travel-induced excitement in dogs.},
  author={Deborah L. Wells},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={229 6},
  pages={
          964-7
        }
}
  • D. Wells
  • Published 15 September 2006
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy of the ambient odor of lavender as a treatment for travel-induced excitement in dogs. DESIGN Clinical trial. Animals-32 dogs with a history of travel-induced excitement in owners' cars. PROCEDURES Each dog was studied during travel in the owner's car to a familiar walking site during 2 conditions of olfactory stimulation. The first condition was a control condition, during which dogs were exposed to no odor other than that arising naturally from the… Expand
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