During an interview with dvm360®, Debbie A. Martin, CPDT-KA, KPA CTP, LVT, VTS (Behavior), explained how cooperative care training enables you to work together with patients to implement Fear Free.
In a dvm360® interview, Debbie A. Martin, CPDT-KA, KPA CTP, LVT, VTS (Behavior), an animal behavior technician for Veterinary Behavior Consultations, defined cooperative care training while sharing how it offers collaboration between professionals and patients to promote Fear Free.
View the video below for the entire discussion. The following is a partial transcript.
Debbie A. Martin, CPDT-KA, KPA CTP, LVT, VTS (Behavior): Cooperative care training [is] where you actually train [pets] to do things like lay in lateral recumbency or rest their chin on something so that you can draw blood from the jugular or trim their nails.