Animal Humane Society Behavior Helpline
We’re here to answer your behavior questions about your pet, and we might just be able to help you resolve an issue that will keep your pet at home, with you.
Please call the Animal Humane Society Behavior Helpline with any questions you may have regarding your pet’s behavior. Animal Humane Society Training and Behavior staff will provide you with action steps and resources to help resolve any issues.
You may also find assistance with your pet’s behavior by reviewing our pet behavior library.
Local animal behavior specialists
Canine and feline aggression is best handled by a professional veterinarian who specializes in behavior due to the potential for serious injury. Because phone counseling is inadequate for addressing a serious problem like animal aggression, we ask that you contact the following professionals for help:
Dr. Margaret M. Duxbury, DVM, Dipl. ACVB and Dr. Lorna Reichl, DVM
Small Animal Behavior Clinic at the University of MN
Dr. Terri Derr, DVM