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Conversations About Functional Analysis

Conversations About Functional Analysis

Conversations about Functional Analysis  In defense of SOPs and efficiencyThe Academy’s director Jean Donaldson speaks with staffer Kristi Benson about functional analyses in pet dog training and why standard operating procedures are often more...

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Conversations About Dire Wolves

Conversations About Dire Wolves

Conversations about Dire Wolves  Risk Perception and Fear of DogsThe Academy’s director Jean Donaldson speaks with staffer Kristi Benson about human evolution and the real risks, to both humans and dogs, that result from our fear of dogs.  Kristi:When people...

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Nation Pet Dental Health Month

Nation Pet Dental Health Month

National Pet Dental Health MonthBy Dr. Rachel SzumelWait, there's a National Pet Dental Health Month?Let’s face it, there’s a month for everything. But this one is near and dear to my heart. You see, as a general practice veterinarian, the vast majority of my patients...

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