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Summer storms are a sight to see (and hear), with brilliant flashes of lightning and loud booming thunderclaps that can sometimes shake whole buildings. Seriously—they’re no joke. And dogs and cats, like many people, often experience some anxiety over the loud sounds and bright flashes. Sometimes their fear is relatively minimal, and they feel better simply being in the same …

Gordo, a Shepherd mix,  is available for adoption at Second Chance Dog Rescue in San Diego. Dr. Lauren Brickman writes a pet health and care column for Petside.com. Read all the Q&As she’s shared with Petfinder here. Q: Why is my dog so afraid of thunder and how can I make him less scared? A: Many dogs are afraid of …