Posts tagged "American College of Veterinary Behaviorists"

Dog Doesn't Like Boyfriend, Cat Attacks, and Flea Fiesta: Your Pet Questions

Dog Doesn't Like Boyfriend, Cat Attacks, and Flea Fiesta: Your Pet Questions
LAS VEGAS, NV — This week, experts attending the Western Veterinary Conference in Las Vegas, NV, Feb.15-19, have answered your queries: Q: My Chihuahua growls constantly at my boyfriend, even snapping at times. My boyfriend does give him treats, or tries to, but the dog is scared. My dog seems to respond this way to... Read more »

Dog Behavior Questions Answered: Decoding Your Dog

Dog Behavior Questions Answered: Decoding Your Dog
Your dog behavior questions are answered by veterinary behaviorist Dr. Valarie Tynes of Sweetwater, TX, a contributing author of Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Behaviors (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, New York, NY, 2014),. This is the first ever book authored by members of the... Read more »

Puppy 101

Puppy 101
Set your puppy up for psychological success. Listen HERE from Steve Dale’s Pet World with real world tips from veterinary behaviorist Dr. Lore Haug. Early socialization Teaching puppies that being handled by other is acceptable, even playing ‘doctor’ with your dog Visiting veterinary offices just for fun and cookies Puppy classes Haug is a contributing author... Read more »
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How Do Dogs Think?

How Do Dogs Think?
Q: I’ve read your column for many years, and I’m wondering if you’ve written anything else, say a book, that might help me understand how my three dogs think? If so, where can I buy it? — P.F., Winchester, KY A: For starters, you’ve given me a reason to promote my two current books, both... Read more »

Dog Behavior Questions, Answered by Dr. Melissa Bain

Dog Behavior Questions, Answered by Dr. Melissa Bain
These reader questions were answered by veterinary behaviorist Dr. Melissa Bain, Associate Professor of Clinical Animal Behavior at the University of California-Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. Bain is a contributing author to “Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones,” authored by various members... Read more »

Busting Barking Dogs with Shock Collars in Schaumburg

Busting Barking Dogs with Shock Collars in Schaumburg
Dog is barking the backyard, may be disturbing you and/or your neighbors. Who do you call? Barkbusters? Nope, not if you live in Schaumburg, IL you may call the local your own village hall and they will loan you an e-collar. A little zap, and the theory goes that the dog will stop barking. Here’s... Read more »
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"Decoding Your Dog:" Behavior Advice From Experts

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“Decoding Your Dog,” - the book I co-edited with Dr. Debra Horwitz and Dr. John Ciribassi, and authored by members of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists explains usual and unusual dog behaviors, both. When it comes to barking at other dogs, veterinary behaviorist Dr. Lisa Radosta says patience and persistence are key. And what... Read more »

35 Years Ago You Wrote 'Good Dog,' I Want Your Latest Book

35 Years Ago You Wrote 'Good Dog,' I Want Your Latest Book
Q: Many years ago, I used your ebook “Good Dog! Practical Answers to Behavior Questions” to guide me. Now, 35 years later, I’m getting a new dog. Where can I find your latest book? — M.V., via cyberspace A: Actually, “Good Dog” was published only three years ago, in 2011. Either you are doing your math... Read more »

Steve Dale in Kankakee to Decode Your Dogs

Steve Dale in Kankakee to Decode Your Dogs
“Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones” is a book I co-edited with Dr. Debra Horwitz and Dr. John Ciribassi.  The authors are the members of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists….You asked me to make an appearance outside Chicago – how about... Read more »
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Dog Behavior Questions Answered: Authors Decoding Your Dog

Dog Behavior Questions Answered: Authors Decoding Your Dog
Denver. CO. These reader questions about dog behavior were answered by veterinary behaviorists attending the the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, held July 25-29 at the Colorado Convention Center. Each of these behaviorists contributed to “Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted... Read more »
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