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Articles by Valarie V. Tynes, DVM, DACVB

Valarie V. Tynes, DVM, DACVB

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10 easy steps for housetraining a dog
November 26, 2013

This handout gives pet owners tips to successfully train their dog to eliminate in an acceptable location.

Just Ask the Expert: What constitutes a diagnosis of separation anxiety?
June 1, 2013

Dr. Valarie Tynes helps with a case of a destructive dog.

Just Ask the Expert: Managing storm phobias with difficult patients—and clients
May 1, 2012

Dr. Valarie Tynes tackles this challenging behavior case.

Photo gallery: Bust these 10 common behavior myths
August 22, 2011

Debunk these 10 behavior myths in your practice.

Client handout: Why punishment fails; what works better
August 10, 2011

Use this handout to show clients this should not be the first training method of choice.

Client handout: 10 life-threatening behavior myths in dogs
July 12, 2011

Do your clients hold some of these misconceptions when it comes to dog behavior?

How do I help clients keep their dogs from begging?
April 1, 2011

Dr. Valarie Tynes has advice for resisting those begging eyes.

Inappropriate urination: Why only at the neighbors'?
April 1, 2011

Dr. Valarie Tynes helps a client with a dog that has an unusual habit when visiting friends.

What role does genetics play in a pet's temperament?
October 1, 2010

Dr. Valarie V. Tynes discusses how a great deal of research over the years has clearly demonstrated that many behavioral traits have a genetic basis in both dogs and cats.


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