You can choose: Whichever type of tranquilizer you may choose, make sure you are administering the correct dosage for your pet.
Sedatives are not very helpful for separation anxiety, based on our clinical experiences.
Many dogs cower or flee the room at the mere sight of clippers.
The trim process can be even more of a struggle if the dog flails, growls or attempts to bite.
For this particular situation, I would recommend water therapy in the form of swimming.
Dear Janine, It sounds like this therapy dog could use some therapy herself!