Idea Exchange: Behavior modification can begin in the exam room

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Mar 01, 2006
By dvm360.com staff

I always try to have dry kibble immediately available when examining a pet to reward its good behavior and, perhaps, to teach the animal a new behavior while the owner and I are talking. And I always educate the owners about the appropriate use of treats.

Dr. Kathleen Ketter
Nokomis, Fla.