Separation anxiety is a common issue with many dogs. Although your pup will survive it, it can be stressful for both them and you as the owner. Using a dog daycare for the long days you are away at work can help, but you will need to take steps to make sure that the anxiety doesn't follow them to the daycare facility.
1. Provide Reminders of Home
Dogs depend on their sense of smell for lots of things, including feeling comfort.