Behavior: Always Consider the Target Behavior

March 25, 2017

Ellen Lindell, VMD, DACVB, owner of Veterinary Behavior Consultations in Bethel, Connecticut, says when treating behavior problems, you want to understand the target behavior.

Ellen Lindell, VMD, DACVB, owner of Veterinary Behavior Consultations in Bethel, Connecticut, says when treating behavior problems, you want to understand the target behavior. Most behavior plans include altering the behavior itself using a behavior modification, and monitoring your patient become easier when understanding the exact target behavior.