How do you treat trigger stacking in dogs?
Allow Recovery Time
If your dog experiences an incident of trigger stacking, try to give them time to decompress. It takes time for their cortisol levels to drop. Some pups can compose themselves quickly after such a situation, while others can carry stress effects for days or even longer.
What does stacking mean for dogs?
And “Stacking” is a MUCH more direct route to a dog who shows as if he owns the ground he stands on. Once the dog understands “stack” as a behavior, the fact that he also happens to know the behavior “sit” is not going to make him any more or less likely to “stack” when cued to do so.