Behavior | Veterinary Medicine

Behavior

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FIRSTLINE: Aug 08, 2015
Reducing noise is an important factor as you plan for Fear-Free veterinary visits. Hitchhike on pets' exquisite sense of hearing to identify the common noise triggers in your practice.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 07, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
What does a practice team need to do to be Fear-Free? That's an open question, but here is a checklist that tries to gather the very latest on the topic. Find out what you're doing, what you could start and what's going to need you to think about it for a while before trying ...
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FIRSTLINE: Aug 07, 2015
A calmer trip to your veterinary practice means pets may arrive less stressed. And wouldn't that be nice?
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 06, 2015
Counterconditioning and desensitization prove key in reducing the anxiety felt by patients that don't like being touched.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 04, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
An exclusive, brand-new look at cutting-edge thinking on low-stress patient care for beginners, intermediate experts and Fear-Free gurus.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 01, 2015
See how stimuli, counterconditioning, desensitization and medication come into play.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 01, 2015
Don't be so quick to label a dog as dominantly aggressive. Chances are it is just scared or confused.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2015
What happens in the amygdala stays in the amygdala.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
At dvm360, we asked veterinarians and team members what they’re doing now to help keep fear at bay during veterinary visits. Here are 18 strategies that we compiled from their responses—these ideas have been tested in the trenches.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2015
This Toronto hospital has clients beating down the doors requesting a lower-stress approach to veterinary care.