She sees behavior house calls and lectures and teaches workshops on animal behavior, training, and low-stress pet handling in the U.S. and internationally. I wish it had an index, but I have heard that the new edition will. An ESSENTIAL text for every veterinary clinic or animal shelter. USA. 40 0 obj <> endobj A must have for any clinic. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The instructions are presented both with text and clear, full-color photographs that are easy to follow. The book is packed with 1,600 full-color photographs demonstrating a variety of handling techniques and a DVD with three hours worth of video to accompany the text in the book. 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To see what your friends thought of this book, Low Stress Handling Restraint and Behavior Modification of Dogs & Cats: Techniques for Developing Patients Who Love Their Visits, all veterinary staff and support personel. Probably unnecessary for anyone who's not a vet tech, it's still good for people with difficult to handle dogs to get a few ideas. The third section of the book presents step-by-step instructions on how to prepare your dog or cat for positive interactions at the veterinary clinic. h�bbd```b``z"��� �M̖��`�0��&��E����`�8��������oA$W$�d%9�$[q�fg��"%� ��L@�l� uЄ���t�#@� £Z h�b```e``� "�/01 �P�����a��C'X��5t���������1��Ң@,�� ����y@�Aa������J\��7�v0�M���elaa̿�|f-;��[ �tV6�fl R\�ơaF^� ��< All techniques described in the book are fully illustrated with over 1,600 photographs included in the book, and a supplemental DVD also contains "live action" examples of many of the behaviors and techniques. Section four covers low-stress restraint techniques for use in the veterinary setting. If you are a trainer working with your local veterinary clinic and trying to demonstrate positive methods, I suggest bringing this book with you as an instructional tool that is sure to impress and engage your audience. The towel holds have made a huge difference in dealing with fractious cats. A valuable resource and reference book if you handle dogs. And has this, uh, unprecedented year gotten completely in the way of... Dr. Sophia Yin, author of the Small Animal Veterinary Nerdbook, is a veterinarian, applied animal behaviorist, author, and speaker. Be the first to ask a question about Low Stress Handling Restraint and Behavior Modification of Dogs & Cats. She writes for a number of veterinary and popular magazines, and was for five years the award-winning pet columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle. The book and DVD feature: More than 1,600 photos that show practicing veterinarians and students how to handle dogs and cats correctly Explanations of what vets think they re doing right but may actually be doing wrong Three hours of video clips with voiceover narratives that show correct and incorrect handling proceduresBy using this training tool, vets will: Be able to implement the most up-to-date handling techniques Learn how to restrain animals correctly through behavior modification that does not involve coercion, dominance, or other negative training methods Increase efficiency because patients will willingly comply with procedures Stop perpetuating behavior problems in patients Create a safer environment for themselves and and their team with fewer bites, scratches, and back injuries Improve the bond between vet, pet, and clientThis new book and DVD quickly and painlessly teaches how to handle dogs and cats with ease and grace, showing veterinarians how to impress clients and create patients who willingly comply with treatments and procedures. Dr. Sophia Yin's Low Stress Handling, Restraint and Behavior Modifications for Dogs and Cats will teach you: * Safer and more effective methods than scruffing or stretching of cats and using the rabies pole in dogs; * Eight toweling methods to help keep cats calm; Lake Villa. Sophia Yin is a behaviorist I turn to for a lot of behavior problems; her website is a fabulous resource for veterinarians and clients. The Legacy and Tragedy of the Life of Dr. Sophia Yin 10/06/2014 07:49 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2014 In this photo taken Monday, Aug. 15, 2011, Dr. Sophia Yin, executive board member of the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior, is seen with Dante at her home in Davis, Calif. - A Practical Guide To Resource Guarding In Dogs, Click To Calm - Healing The Aggressive Dog, On Talking Terms With Dogs - Calming Signals, 2nd Edition. Dr. Sophia Yin, author of the Small Animal Veterinary Nerdbook, is a veterinarian, applied animal behaviorist, author, and speaker. One of the best resources for training staff from veterinarians to volunteers on how to appropriately handle patients. She sees behavior house calls and lectures and teaches workshops on animal behavior, training, and low-stress pet handling in the U.S. and interna. 63 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/ID[<89A852EBD9514248854252DC0EB8EB39><1F14A4C5E9F0134E982F91DA40FB3632>]/Index[40 41]/Info 39 0 R/Length 112/Prev 179409/Root 41 0 R/Size 81/Type/XRef/W[1 3 1]>>stream This just about covers every low-stress positioning technique for dogs and cats in veterinary care. 60046. Low Stress Handling Restraint and Behavior Modification of Dogs & Cats, Goodreads Members Suggest: Favorite Very Quick Reads. Secondary menu. ... Low Stress Handling® Certified Facility. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Illinois. Dr. Sophia Yin's Low Stress Handling, Restraint and Behavior Modifications for Dogs and Cats will teach you: * Safer and more effective methods than scruffing or stretching of cats and using the rabies pole in dogs; * Eight toweling methods to help keep cats calm; * Comfortable techniques for drawing blood in cats and repositioning pets; * Body postures and positions you and your staff may unconsciously exhibit that make your patients misbehave. The DVD is also a nice feature, but it is hard to navigate. Her passion for animals and their proper handling and restraint led her to spend hundreds of hours on this project - a new book and instructional DVD set focused on the most humane techniques that reduce stress for people and pets. Article provided by Sophia Yin, DVM, MS . Mychelle Blake, Get the latest updates on new products and upcoming sales. For more information or to purchase Dr. Sophia Yin's book or DVD set titled "Low Stress Handling, Restraint and Behavior Modifications for Dogs and Cats", visit the AAHA Store at . While it priced higher than most books that trainers and behavior counselors will consider, it is well worth the price and you will find yourself referring to this book again and again, as well as using it with clients and other dog care professionals to discuss animal behavior and the benefits of using positive, low-stress methods.