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Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses



ISBN: 9780813813189

Vydání: 2014

Cena: asi 1824 Kč

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Nakladatel: Wiley-Blackwell

Vazba: brožovaná
Počet stran: 389
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Autor

Julie K. Shaw, Debbie Martin

Popis

Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses provides the veterinary technician with a solid foundation in behavioral medicine. Designed as a daily resource for interacting with and educating pet owners, the book familiarizes readers with the behavioral, mental, and emotional needs of dogs and cats. Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses offers a complete guide to the technician’s role in behavioral preventive services and how to assist the veterinarian with behavioral intervention.
Covering the roles of animal behavior professionals, normal development of dogs and cats, and the human-animal bond, the book includes correlations from human mental health care throughout. The book encompasses learning theory, preventive behavioral services, standardized behavior modification terms and techniques, and veterinary behavior pharmacology. Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses is an essential resource for veterinary technicians to realize their full potential and become a pivotal component of the behavioral health care team for canine and feline patients.

Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses provides the veterinary technician with a solid foundation in behavioral medicine. Designed as a daily resource for interacting with and educating pet owners, the book familiarizes readers with the behavioral, mental, and emotional needs of dogs and cats. Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses offers a complete guide to the technician’s role in behavioral preventive services and how to assist the veterinarian with behavioral intervention.
Covering the roles of animal behavior professionals, normal development of dogs and cats, and the human-animal bond, the book includes correlations from human mental health care throughout. The book encompasses learning theory, preventive behavioral services, standardized behavior modification terms and techniques, and veterinary behavior pharmacology. Canine and Feline Behavior for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses is an essential resource for veterinary technicians to realize their full potential and become a pivotal component of the behavioral health care team for canine and feline patients.
Key features
· Equips veterinary technicians with a thorough grounding in behavioral medicine to help them better understand and care for their patients
· Presents practical information for managing canine and feline behavior cases
· Focuses on the technician’s central role in behavior medicine, emphasizing opportunities for coordinating and assisting the behavioral health care team to ensure that it is effective and efficient
· Offers advice on effective client communication to better educate pet owners and assist the veterinarian with behavioral intervention
· Provides a full understanding of the behavioral, mental, and emotional needs of canine and feline patients
· Includes access to a companion website offering forms, handouts, and the images from the book for download

Obsah knihy

Chapter 1: The Role of the Veterinary Technician in Animal Behavior Kenneth M. Martin and Debbie Martin1
Chapter 2: Canine Behavior and Development Urs Andrew Luescher30
Chapter 3:Feline Behavior and Development Debbie Martin51
Chapter 4: The Human Animal Bond – A Brief Look at its Richness and Complexities Julie Shaw and Sarah Lahrman70
Chapter 5: Communication and Connecting the Animal Behavior Team Julie Shaw and Lindsey M. Fourez83
Chapter 6: Learning and Behavior Modification Ginny Price113
Chapter 7: Problem Prevention Debbie Martin, Linda Campbell, Marcia Ritchie145
Chapter 8: Specific Behavior Modification Techniques and Practical Applications for Behavior Disorders Julie Shaw204
Chapter 9: Introductory Neurophysiology and Psychopharmacology Sara Bennett, Carissa Sparks281
Appendix Section 1: Forms and Questionnaires303
1. Canine Behavior History Form Part I303
2. Canine Behavior History Form Part II308
3. Feline Behavior History Form Part I.313
4. Feline Behavior History Form Part II318
5. Trainer Assessment Form322
6. Determining Pet Owner Strain324
7. Canine Behavior Plan of Care325
8. Behavior Problem List327
9. Technician Observation328
10. Follow-Up Communication Form329
11. Behavior Diary331
12. Adult Cat Questionnaire333
13. Juvenile/Adolescent/Adult Dog Questionnaire335
14. New Kitten Questionnaire337
15. New Puppy Questionnaire339
16. Senior Cat Questionnaire341
17. Senior Dog Questionnaire343
18. Pet Selection Counseling345
19. Canine Breeder Interview Questions347
Appendix Section 2: Training exercises351
20. Acclimating a Pet to a Crate351
21. Elimination Training Log352
22. Shaping Plan for Teaching a Puppy to Ring a Bell to Go Outside to Eliminate353
23. Preventive Handling and Restraint Exercises354
24. Preventive Food Bowl Exercises356
25. Teaching Tug of War357
Appendix Section 3: Samples and Letters361
26. Canine Behavior Plan of Care Sample361
27. Sample Filed Asses,emt363
28. Sample of a Pet Sellection Report368
29. Dr. Andrew Luescher´s Letter Regarding Puppy Socialization372
30. DSr. RK Anderson Letter Regaridng Puppy Socialization373
31. Sample Puppy Socialization Class Curriculum375
32. Sample Kitten Socialization Class Curriculum377
Index379