CAABs Chat About Current Events and Sacred Cows

CAABs Chat About Current Events and Sacred Cows Drs. Suzanne Hetts & Dan Estep with Special Guests Dr.  Jessica Lockhart and Nancy Williams Has domestication made dogs stupid? Some say recent research says yes. Can oxytocin make dogs friendlier?  Can a pig pheromone stop dogs from barking? Can people really read the minds of their…

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Evaluation, Behavior Modification and Socialization of Cruelty Case Victims while in Protective Custody

Evaluation, Behavior Modification and Socialization of Cruelty Case Victims while in Protective Custody Guest CAAB Chatter: Pamela Reid, Ph.D., CAAB, Vice-President, Anti-Cruelty Behavior Team, ASPCA   What becomes of dogs taken from cruel circumstances?  Can they ever be re-homed?  What can be done for them to make re-homing more likely? Are there ways to determine…

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Practicalities and Protocols for Safe Relationships Between Dogs & Kids

Practicalities and Protocols for Safe Relationships Between Dogs & Kids Guest CAAB Chatters: Crista Coppola, Ph.D., CAAB and Megan Maxwell, Ph.D., CAAB CAABs and other pet professionals shudder at videos of kids interacting with dogs in ways most people think are harmless, cute, or endearing.  Research shows in fact that most parents – of kids…

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