Dogs Glossary: S
separation anxiety: A condition in which your dog becomes anxious and stressed when you leave him.
shed: A twice-yearly process of casting off the undercoat in a double-coated dog.
single coat: A single layer of hairs that comprises a dog’s fur.
spay: To remove of both the uterus and the ovaries of a dog to render her infertile.
stripping : Plucking the dead hairs from a dog’s coat.