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Behavior

Sep 01, 2002
Dr. Karen Overall helps pinpoint the cognitive changes dogs and cats experience as they grow older and offer insight in the challenges of diagnosing and managing such cases.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2002
This column deals with a fairly typical client concern, a rescued dog that becomes fearful. In the first of this two-part series, I will focus on the history and diagnosis. The second part will concentrate on treatment.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2002
Dr. Karen Overall prepares practitioners to handle common behavior problems of pets so they can offer training advice to clients.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2002
Dr. Karen Overall shows how to effectively use support staff to oversee behavior counseling within a practice.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2002
People who show and train dogs may know an awful lot more about dog behavior than does the average person; however, such exposure also may engender a specific form of "blinders".
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2002

Dogs within the same household can become violent with each other. In the case study explored this month, one dog is killed by another. The story of these dogs illustrates the classic interdog aggression scenario and all its misperceptions perfectly.

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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Nov 01, 2001
By dvm360.com staff
By working with your veterinarian, you can eliminate or even prevent many kitten behavior problems. Here are some common challenges and the steps your can take to lick 'em.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2001
This column is courtesy of a former student who is now practicing in the Philadelphia suburbs and involves a 15-month old male, castrated Rhodesian Ridgeback who was returned to the breeder.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2001
This case involves a 10-month-old, male, castrated Shih Tzu that has been biting the clients since shortly after being adopted from the humane shelter at 4 months of age.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 01, 1999
By dvm360.com staff
The next step in behavior modification is to desensitize your dog to the situations that bring out its dominantly aggressive behavior.