Stephanie Hallett
Updated Dec 23, 2016 @ 12:08 pm
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If your sweet pup gets stressed by the crowds of people and loud noise of the holidays, musician Michael Tyrrell may be able to help. The artist and creator of Wholetones, a book and seven CD set that promotes healing and well-being, says that music of a certain frequency can help to ease a dog’s anxiety.

Tyrrell spoke to Popsugar about his work, noting that one particular frequency — identified using the Hertz unit of measurement, which consists of one sound wave cycle per second — seems to work best for calming dogs that suffer from separation anxiety, non-stop barking, or nervousness.