A summer haircut may help you feel more comfortable during hot, humid summer weather, but it won't have the same effect on your pet. In fact, cutting or shaving your pet's fur can actually comprom ...View Article
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Embarrassed by your pet's behavior?
Countless pets are given up due to 'bad' behavior that destroys the bond they have with their owners. The staff of Barker Animal Hospital is able to provide you with sound, safe advice for many problem behaviors.
Starting off on the right foot with your pet is the best way to avoid future behavioral issues. We provide all new pet owners appropriate information and guidelines for proper socialization, obedience and potty training.
Most behavior problems we see stem for misunderstanding and misinterpretation of our pets behavior. Always be sure to speak to a veterinary professional regarding a problem behavior as misinformation abounds. It is easy for a well meaning owner to inadvertently aggravate a pets behavior problem by attempting to apply techniques incorrectly.
In difficult cases we are happy to provide referral to reputable, board certified animal behaviorists for further consultation.
Don't give up without speaking to us today about how we can work together to improve life with your pet!