Canine and Feline Behavior / Edition 1

Canine and Feline Behavior / Edition 1

by Debra F. Horwitz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781757355

ISBN-13: 9780781757355

Pub. Date: 06/01/2007

Publisher: Wiley

As part of the popular Blackwell's Five Minute Veterinary Consult illustrated series, this unique manual is designed as a quick reference for veterinarians and students alike. Information on signalment, history, diagnosis and treatment is readily available in a practical and easy-to-use format, and topics are organized alphabetically for easy reference. Coverage

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As part of the popular Blackwell's Five Minute Veterinary Consult illustrated series, this unique manual is designed as a quick reference for veterinarians and students alike. Information on signalment, history, diagnosis and treatment is readily available in a practical and easy-to-use format, and topics are organized alphabetically for easy reference. Coverage includes typical problem behaviors in dogs and cats, such as various types of aggression, anxiety, fear, soiling and marking, vocalizing, and destructive behaviors. Appendices provide additional resources on psychopharmacology, learning and behavior modification, and client handours. an accompanying Cd-Rom also offers electronic versions of the client handouts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781757355
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/01/2007
Series:
Five Minute Veterinary Consult Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
616
Sales rank:
1,298,617
Product dimensions:
7.08(w) x 10.08(h) x 1.25(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Introduction.

1. Acral Lick dermatitis: canine.

2. Aggression/Canine: Classification and overview.

3. Aggression/Canine: fear/defensive.

4. Aggression/Canine: food.

5. Aggression/Canine: human directed/familiar people.

6. Aggression/Canine: human directed/unfamiliar people.

7. Aggression/Canine: idiopathic.

8. Aggression/Canine: interdog/familiar dogs.

9. Aggression/Canine: interdog/unfamiliar dogs.

10. Aggression/Canine: possessive.

11. Aggression/Canine: redirected.

12. Aggression/Canine: territorial.

13. Aggression/Canine: veterinary office.

14. Aggression/Feline: classification and overview.

15. Aggression/Feline: fear/defensive.

16. Aggression/Feline: intercat.

17. Aggression/Feline: petting induced.

18. Aggression/Feline: play related.

19. Aggression/Feline: redirected.

20. Aggression/Feline: status related.

21. Aggression/Feline: territorial.

22. Aggression/Feline: veterinary office.

23. Aggression: Medical Differentials.

24. Anxiety disorders: general overview canine and feline.

25. Attention seeking behavior: canine and feline.

26. Begging: canine and feline.

27. Chewing: canine and feline.

28. Cognitive Dysfunction: canine and feline.

29. Compulsive disorder: canine and feline overview.

30. Coprophagia.

31. Destructive Play and exploration: feline.

32. Digging: canine.

33. Fear of people: canine and feline.

34. Fear of places and things: canine and feline.

35. Fear of the outdoors: canine.

36. Firework phobia.

37. Flank sucking.

38. Fly snapping.

39. Generalized anxiety.

40. Housesoiling: canine.

41. Housesoiling: feline.

42. Hyperactivity: canine and feline.

43. Jumping on people: canine.

44. Jumping on counters: feline.

45. Licking/excessive.

46. Marking: canine.

47. Mourning behavior: canine and feline.

48. Mouthing/play biting and aggressive play.

49. Nocturnal behavior: canine and feline.

50. Noise phobia: canine and feline.

51. Pica: canine and feline.

52. Predatory behavior: canine and feline.

53. Psychogenic alopeica/Overgrooming: feline.

54. Roaming: canine and feline.

55. Scratching behavior: feline.

56. Separation anxiety: canine and feline.

57. Shadow and light chasing: canine.

58. Stealing household objects: canine and feline.

59. Tail chasing and spinning: canine and feline.

60. Thunderstorm phobia.

61. Travel related problems.

62. Urine Marking: Feline.

63. Vocalization: canine and feline.

64. Wool sucking and fabric eating: feline.

Appendix A Pharmacology.

Appendix B Learning and Behavior modification.

Appendix C Additional resources for Veterinarians.

Appendix D Handouts

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