FELINE COMPULSIVE BEHAVIOR
Nicholas H. Dodman, BVMS, DACVA, DACVB
A compulsive behavior is one that is performed mindlessly, repetitively, and serves no obvious purpose. Feline compulsive behaviors are repetitive behavior patterns based on natural, hard-wired, survival-related behaviors such as eating, grooming and locomotion. DIAGNOSIS OF FELINE COMPULSIVE BEHAVIOR
The most common compulsive behaviors exhibited by cats include pica and wool sucking), psychogenic alopecia (over-grooming/hair-barbering or hair-pulling behavior) (and perhaps feline hyperesthesia. Click Here To Read More
Thanks to everyone that helped us
to celebrate Dental Health Month!
We had so much fun that we celebrated from the begining of February straight through March.
We are planning our Spring now and look forward to helping everyone learn more about parasites (or rather how to avoid, control or eliminate them) and about Microchips.
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