Pet behavior library

two small dogs running through a field of dandelions on a sunny day

Solving pet behavior problems

This online library contains tried-and-true methods for managing many common pet behavior problems as well as tools for evaluating situations that may require additional resources. Please browse the list of titles below and study the information that's relevant to your particular situation. Try the solutions that are offered.

If your problem persists, please contact our Behavior Helpline to connect with a behavior specialist.

This online library and our expert staff assist Animal Humane Society in carrying out its mission to reinforce the human-animal bond and reduce the number of surrendered animals. Materials can be mailed to people who don't have access to a computer.

General information

Dogs and cats



For all dog owners

Dog parks and play

Behavior problems

For caring, compassionate advice and resources to address all your animal concerns.

Contact the Pet Helpline