Articles: Fear Free

August 7 2016

Veterinarians and Pet Owners Should Support Fear Free

Veterinary behaviorist Dr. Debra Horwitz (co-editor “Decoding Your Dog,” authored by members of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists) explains the Fear Free initiative in veterinary medicine. . . and why the kinds of techniques supported today to eliminate fear, anxiety and stress weren’t once taught (and still may not be) at veterinary schools. Of…

July 8 2016

Dogs Are Fear Free, Loving Veterinary Visits

Fear Free veterinary visits are an excellent idea for so many reasons, and I write about my passion regarding Fear Free. Already naysayers have written that it’s really difficult to get dogs to do what I write about, to actually pull their pull into the door of the veterinary office. Well, it can be done.…

July 6 2016

Fear Free Veterinary Visits

Have you ever felt you are about to die?  I mean that literally, like you’ve been held up at gun point. I’ve suggested for years that too many of our pets at the vet office are feeling like they are being held up at gun point – that they are about to be killed. No…

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