Behavior Don't half-ass your trainer recommendations VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 29, 2016 By Melissa Spooner, LVT, VTS (behavior), BS, KPA-CTP Is your veterinary team giving dog trainer recommendations without even realizing it? How dangerous is that dog? DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 26, 2016 By dvm360.com staff If you're faced with a patient that just had a bite incident and aren't sure what to do next, here's some guidance. Pavlov—ring a bell? A little learning theory for your exam room VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 24, 2016 By Jeannine Berger, DVM, DACVB, DACAW, CAWA, Ariel Stephens "I am a veterinarian, not a trainer." This might be true, but just like the laws of gravity, your patient will experience the effects of learning theory whether you are aware of them or not. "Best. Veterinary Practice. EVER." VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 17, 2016 By Michael Nappier, DVM, DABVP For rave client reviews and better patient experiences at your veterinary hospital, don’t neglect the power of positive reinforcement for cats, dogs and people. Handout: Safe places to socialize puppies VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 12, 2016 By dvm360.com staff Socialization is an important part of a young dog's early life. Make sure your veterinary hospital clients choose safe spaces for socialization that won't prematurely expose puppies to other pets or diseases. Veterinary behaviorist Dr. Melissa Bain honored with 2016 Bustad award DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 05, 2016 By dvm360.com staff Bain's career has been a boon to the human-animal bond. What’s in the (cat) box? FIRSTLINE: Feb 02, 2016 By dvm360.com staff Check out this feline-friendly, eco-friendly, budget-friendly approach to create a safe haven for visiting cats at your veterinary practice. Facts and Fiction: Bust these 10 behavior myths for veterinary clients VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 29, 2016 By dvm360.com staff Flip through this interactive feature for tips on addressing these misconceptions, as well as client handouts and further reading. Teach pet owners to build doggy diaper bags VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 28, 2016 By Melissa Spooner, LVT, VTS (behavior), BS, KPA-CTP When new pet owners are on-the-go with their precious pups, a doggy diaper bag can offer the securities of home during critical socialization activities and during travel times. All dog trainers are not created equal FIRSTLINE: Jan 28, 2016 By dvm360.com staff Spray bottles, rolled-up newspapers and "No! Bad dog!" not your training cup of tea? Make sure your veterinary practice works with the right trainers with tips from behaviorist Dr. Lisa Radosta. « First « Previous 1 2 3 4 5 ... 60 Next » Last » Hot topics on dvm3605 ways to wow pet owners (and pets) 10 steps to take when a practice owner dies dvm360 sits down with Dr. Pol Ack! How do you spell that again? "Best. Veterinary Practice. EVER."