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Is your dog afraid of thunder or fireworks?

There is a new product Sileo® made by Zoetis that quickly reduces fear. Check with your veterinarian or make an appointment for a behavior consultation.

Hot off the Presses: Decoding Your Dog

The new book Decoding Your Dog from the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists will help owners better understand their dogs and  overcome common behavior problems. Each chapter is written by a veterinarian who specializes in treating behaviors problems. Dr Katherine Houpt contributed chapter 3, “Creating a Mensa Dog, What Learning Really Is, and how Dogs Learn,” which covers how to extinguish […]

Soul of All Living Creatures

The Soul of All Living Creatures by Vint Virga DVM (Random House) is a very sweet book. Dr Virga is a behavior specialist, like me, and he describes the animals and their owners who he has helped. His kindness and empathy for all animals from a leopard to a mouse shine through.  If you love animals you […]