There are also pills designed to calm down a dog with allergies that usually come with itchy skin, watery eyes, and other issues which tend to lower down the general comfort level.
There are mainly two ways through which analgesics are mainly administered, intravenous (IV) or intramuscular (IM).
After administration of the drug, the animal is usually allowed to calm down for 5 to 10 minutes as the drug is taking effect.
Without sedation, stressful situations can lead to restlessness, and when a dog is restless it is more prone to hurt itself, not eat, hide and hurt or bite other people and animals.
A sedative is any substance that can reduce irritability or excitement by inducing sedation, i.e.
Furthermore, sedatives and tranquilizers are also used as pre-anesthetics so as to calm down the dog before the anesthesia is administered.