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If it were my dog, I would prefer to start with the behaviorist. 1) I would want the behaviorist to see how the pup behaves under normal conditions 2) a vet behaviorist can write scripts if medication is needed.

However, I also would not want the puppy to suffer with unmedicated anxiety for weeks or months while waiting for an appointment with the behaviorist. If it seems like you will indeed need to wait a while to get an appointment, I would go with the advice of your regular vet and trainer. Medicate if they think it will help keep your puppy stable while you wait. I'm glad your trainer is admitting this problem needs to be handled by someone with a deeper toolbox and is also suggesting early intervention.
 
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