dog owners contribute to stress of their dogs, that why they should reflect on their own behavior to see how so ?. Some ways that owners might use, and make their dogs stressed are owners not giving clear commands, staring directly at dogs, or punishing a dog unnecessarily.
First step to calm your dogs down is to identify things that stressing them, then eliminate their trigger. Work with a professional trainer or a veterinarian to decrease their response to the trigger.
Sometimes it is as easy as blocking off an area where your dogs can eat, in order to avoid bothering, or you can teaching your children how to respect your dog appropriately. If you know that specific things such as a car ride, or fireworks on the fourth of july, stressed out your dog, They are some specific ways to ease that anxiety.