John Ciribassi, DVM, DACVB
Update on elimination outside the litter box
Marking behavior isn't the problem it once was, says veterinary specialist.
Study provides evidence that, yes, canine companions love your doggy talk
Researchers find that adult dogs prefer dog-directed speechas long as youre talking about something the pooch cares about.
Shred your patients fear-based aggression
Fixing behavioral problems in patients starts with removing inciting stimuli.
Watch for dogs' nonverbal cues in the veterinary clinic
Body language lets you get an early indicator of where the dog is, emotionally, says behaviorist Dr. John Ciribassi.
A fenced yard does not equal pet enrichment for a dog
Behaviorist Dr. John Ciribassi says the backyard is no babysitter. Help your veterinary clients see that their dogs need emotional enrichment, not just space to run.
Just Ask the Expert: Whats the No. 1 way to keep my puppy from eating his No. 2s (and other unsavory snacks)?
We may not know why puppies can view acorns, pebbles and poop as lip-smacking delicacies, but we do know ways to curb their inappropriate appetites.