Guest Post on The Difference Husbandry Training Makes

Today I have a guest post on husbandry over at the Academy for Dog Trainers blog.

By Zazie Todd, PhD

People often delay taking their dog to the vet because they know the dog will find it stressful. My post takes a look at husbandry training and how it can help prepare dogs to go the vet for both routine and more specialist visits. The post blends a personal story with what science tells us.

You can read it here: The difference husbandry training makes to veterinary visits.

Photo: visivastudio/Shutterstock.

Zazie Todd, PhD, is the author of Wag: The Science of Making Your Dog Happy. She is the founder of the popular blog Companion Animal Psychology, where she writes about everything from training methods to the human-canine relationship. She also writes a column for Psychology Today and has received the prestigious Captain Haggerty Award for Best Training Article in 2017. Todd lives in Maple Ridge, BC, with her husband and two cats.

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