Required Textbooks: Shelter Animal Behavior & Welfare

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Behavior Problems of the Dog and Cat, Third EditionBehavior Problems of the Dog and Cat, Third Edition

Landsberg, Hunthausen, Ackerman,
Saunders, 2012


Thumbnail of Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and StaffShelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff, Second Edition

Lila Miller and Stephen
Zawistowski (editors)
Blackwell Publishing, 2013


ASV Guidelines for Standards of Care in Animal SheltersASV Guidelines for Standards of Care in Animal Shelters

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Animal Behavior for Shelter Veterinarians and Staff, First EditionAnimal Behavior for Shelter Veterinarians and Staff, First Edition

Weiss, Mohan-Gibbons, and Zawistowski
Wiley Blackwell Publishing, 2015

 

Low Stress Handling and Behavior Modification of Dogs & Cats

Low Stress Handling and Behavior Modification of Dogs & Cats (Abridged Online Edition)

Dr. Sophia Yin, DVM, MS,

 

 

Recommended Additional Resources (Optional):

  • Low stress handling, restraint, and behavior modification of dogs and cats. Yin S (editor) 2009 CattleDog Publishing, Davis, CA.
  • The Welfare of Cats, Irene Rochlitz (editor), Springer, 2007.
  • BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Behavioural Medicine, Horwitz and Mills (editors). 2nd Ed, 2010 Wiley-Blackwell
  • The Veterinary Clinics of North America, Small Animal Practice: Behavior, A Guide for Practitioners Gary Landsberg and Valarie Tynes  (editors), Elsevier, 2014.
  • The Veterinary Clinics of North America, Small Animal Practice: Practical Applications and New Perspectives in Veterinary Behavior Gary Landsberg and Debra Horwitz  (editors), Elsevier, 2008.
  • Veterinary Psychopharmacology, Sharon L. Crowell-Davis and Thomas Murray, Blackwell Publishing, 2006
  • Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs (free for students)
  • Merck Veterinary Manual (free online version)
  • Saunder’s Veterinary Dictionary 4th edition 

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