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Bringing home a new puppy is one of the most exciting parts of dog ownership and can be one of the more rewarding times in life.  As most of us have learned, it can also be one the of the more challenging when presented with your new companions not-so-ideal behaviors!   We have assembled the following resources to help in training and and dealing with some common canine behavioral situations.

Dr. Sophia Yin’s website offers a searchable blog with answers to many common behavioral questions:


General short overview of puppy behavioral health and tips:


Dr. Lisa Radosta, DACVB’s website, including a comprehensive reading list:


Dr. Ilana Reisner, DACVB’s Facebook page for common behavioral questions


Blogs by various experts:

Dr. Emily Levine, DACVB     https://petbehaviorblog.wordpress.com/

Dr. Patricia McConnell, Ph.D    http://www.patriciamcconnell.com/theotherendoftheleash/

Trainer Victoria Stilwell   https://positively.com/

Various board-certified veterinary behaviorists on a variety of topics https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/decoding-your-pet

Do not hesitate to call with any behavioral questions you may have for your pet!

Check out our new youtube video!

New clients receive $15 OFF their first visit.
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