Tawzer Dog | Medications for Behavior Problems in Cats and Dogs

Medications for Behavior Problems in Cats and Dogs

Video Description:

Dr. Beal covers the common behavior medications, when to prescribe, what to prescribe and avoiding pitfalls.  The seminar covers the categories of medication: SSRIs Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors; tricyclic antidepressants and common side effects.   Also included in the list of discussion are Common Benzodiazepines and the possible side effects.  What is Serotonin Syndrome?

Dr. Beal also covers behavior modification and what it is.  She discusses counter conditioning and desensitization and the use of food

Presentation by: Louisa Beal, DVM

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Presenter Bio:

Louisa Beal, DVM is a veterinarian with a passion for helping owners solves behavior problems with their dogs and cats. She has interned with three of the top animal behaviorists in the field. Her keen interest in animal behavior stayed with her throughout her 10-year ownership of a veterinary clinic. In 1996, she sold her veterinary practice and founded Veterinary Behavior Consultations. Louisa serves a wide area including Tacoma and Olympia where she performs private behavior consultations for dogs and cats. www.companionanimalsolutions.com

This video qualifies for 1 trainer CEUs