Posts tagged "dog agression"

Dog Behavior Questions Answered at Veterinary Behavior Symposium

Dog Behavior Questions Answered at Veterinary Behavior Symposium
CHICAGO, IL. — These reader questions were answered by experts attending the Veterinary Behavior Symposium July 19, preceding the 150th Annual Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, held in Chicago. Members of the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior and the American College of Veterinary Behavior hold this forum annually to present new research... Read more »

Keeping L.O.V.E with Pheromones (Sounds Kinky?)

Keeping L.O.V.E with Pheromones (Sounds Kinky?)
Anxiety in our pets – Dr. Debra Horwitz, veterinary behaviorist, is in charge of  keeping L.O.V.E. Alive….Not as kinky as it sounds. The love lady speaks of love for our pets, and easing anxiety in pets on Steve Dale’s Pet World.  Listen HERE for tips, which include using pheromone products. However, anxiety may be the result of... Read more »

Behavior Problems of the Dog & Cat; Questions Answered by Dr. Gary Landsberg

Behavior Problems of the Dog & Cat; Questions Answered by Dr. Gary Landsberg
“Behavior Problems of the Dog & Cat,“ 3rd Edition, by Dr. Gary Landsberg, Dr. Wayne Hunthausen and Dr. Lowell Ackerman (Elsevier Publishing, 2013; $93) is an ultimate reference. It’s true this definitive 454 page volume is a resource for veterinary professionals, it may also be a valuable reference and guide for dog trainers, professional behavior... Read more »
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Answering Pet Behavior Questions at Behavior Expert Meeting

Answering Pet Behavior Questions at Behavior Expert Meeting
SAN DIEGO — Veterinarians attending the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists and the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior symposium answered a sampling of my readers’ questions. The groups met in early August in conjunction with the American Veterinary Medical Association’s annual convention. Q: Hoosier is a very active Terrier, and stubborn. Last weekend, my... Read more »

Your Dog Behavior Questions for 'Love Has No Age Limit' Co-Author, Patricia McConnell

Your Dog Behavior Questions for 'Love Has No Age Limit' Co-Author, Patricia McConnell
Certified applied animal behaviorist Patricia McConnell answers selected reader questions this week. McConnell has written some of my favorite books about dogs, including “The Other End of the Leash” and “For the Love of a Dog: Understanding Emotion in You and Your Best Friend.” Her most recent effort (with Karen London) is “Love Has No... Read more »

Don't Bully My Breed

Pit Bulls have a bad rap, here’s an example of why. And this time, it’s the ‘pet expert’s’ fault. TV Anchor Allison Payne is just like most people, bombarded with fallacies. Most anchors don’t bother, but to her credit she did some homework, and Allison was apparently misinformed by a trusted source. I do not... Read more »
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Pit Bulls In Fatal Dog Attack

Pit Bulls can do bad things. But please read this to the bitter end – A Mountain Ranch, CA man was mauled to death by two Pit Bulls late in August (2010), according to the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office. According to media reports, Sheriff’s Capt. Jim Macedo said the body of Vietnam veteran Jerry Yates,... Read more »
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