b'Talking Point.Beware of This Canine ChristmasConcern That Hardly AnyoneEver Talks AboutChristmas and New Year holidays often mean more time outandaboutatparties,shopping,orvisitingfriends or family. While its great fun for us, it may mean more timeathomealoneforyourdog,whichcanincrease their risk of experiencing separation anxiety, and make it worse for those who already struggle with it.'