Waterworks Road Vet Surgery

333 Waterworks Rd
Ashgrove, QLD, QLD 4060

(073)366-1888

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Behavioural Resources.

The following handouts have been sourced from Blackwell's Five Minute Veterinary Consult - Canine and Feline Behaviour by Drs Horwitz and Neilson.
They may be reproduced without permission. These handouts are not designed to replace a behavioural consultation and may not be appropriate for all situations.
If you would like to book a behavioural consultation for your dog or cat, please do not hesitate to call the clinic on 07 3366 1888

 

Structuring Your Relationship With Your Pet - a good starting point for any behavioural issues

 

Tranquility Training - Some good exercises to help you teach your dog how to be calm

 

Maximising Treatment Success - Tips on how to make the most of any behavioural modification plan

 

Desensitisation and Counterconditioning

Teaching a New Response to the Doorbell

 

Teaching Your Pet to be Confined - Crate training can be a very effective behaviour modification tool and allows your pet to have a place
that they can go to feel safe and secure, provided that they have been introduced to confinement correctly. 

 

Creating Harmony in Multi - Cat households  and Introducing a New Cat

 

House soiling - Dog - urinating and defaecating in inappropriate areas is very common in dogs and cats and can have many different reasons,

including medical reasons. These handouts have some guidelines that can be trialled prior to seeking veterinary advice.

 

House Soiling - Cat

 

Introducing a Pet to a New Baby - Another must read resource if you are pregnant or thinking of adding to your family is Val Bonney's book, "Hey Baby, 

Who's the Boss?" - http://www.bonnies.com.au/products/ 

 

Roaming behaviour 

 

The following posters and handouts have been adapted or sourced from www.drsophiayin.com - a fantastic resource for anything behaviour related 

 

Puppies Whining at Night

 

Dog Park Etiquette (Poster)

 

Dog Body Language (Poster)

 

Learn to Earn Program (Poster) - This is similar to the "Structuring your relationship with your pet" concept.

 

Video - How to teach your pet to enjoy having their nails trimmed

 

Training your dog to enjoy a muzzle/headcollar

 

 

Recommended Behaviour Products:

 

Gentle Leader Headcollar

 

Manners Minder - remote treat dispensing device