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Veterinary behavior: The branch of veterinary medicine which deals with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of behavior problems in non-human animals.
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Human-directed aggression in cats can include the following: play, fear, petting Intolerance, status related, redirected, and sexual.
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Solitary: A species in which individuals form no enduring social relationships, living most of their lives in a solitary condition, and forming no enduring pair bonds.
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Obsession: "...persistent idea, thoughts, impulses, or images that are experienced as intrusive and inappropriate and that cause marked anxiety or distress".
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Housesoiling is the most common behavior problem for which cat owners seek help.
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One of the most crucial steps in working up a dog aggression case is assessing the danger inherent in the situation.
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Fears and phobias may be due to a pet's genetics, learned from an unpleasant experience or result from inadequate socialization.
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Feline behavior problems can be a real challenge to correct, but with a little forethought and the right information, owners can easily prevent most common problems.
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Benzodiazepines facilitate GABA in the CNS by binding to GABA-A receptors.
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How SRIs, SSRIs, SNRIs, and TCAs can help treat behavior problems in animals.
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Most avian practitioners and many owners understand the importance of yearly physical examination for disease prevention and care of the physical health of the bird.
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Behavioral practice requires many components.
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Canine behavior problems can be a real challenge to correct, but with a little forethought and the right information, owners can easily prevent most common problems.
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What produces stable social groups with little to no overt aggression and high levels of affiliative behavior?
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Often referred to as thunderphobia, but for many dogs other storm related stimuli are at least as, if not more important, than the sounds of thunder.