Is your dog in heat? Most unspayed female dogs come in heat twice a year since they reach their sexual maturity. Once you recognize the first symptoms, you must become careful to avoid unwanted pregnancy.
You must provide extra care during walks and when you let your dog in the yard. At all the other times, your dog will likely be restless. Don’t worry; see our tips to calm your dog during this time.
The heat, on average, lasts for 21 days. If you survive these, other problems will seem non-significant. We’re here to help you on the way. See here for tips to handle a female dog in heat.