Valarie V. Tynes, DVM, DACVB

Dr. Tynes owns Premier Veterinary Behavior Consulting in Sweetwater, Texas.

Articles

Client handout: Why punishment fails, and what works better

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

Client handout: Understand your pets fear

Use this handout to explain the effects of fearand how your veterinary practice works to reduce pets fear.

Client handout: How to habituate your cat to a carrier

Use this step-by-step guide to educate cat owners about how to help their cats adjust to a cat carrier for trips to the veterinarian.

10 easy steps for housetraining a dog

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