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The Resource Stress and pheromonatherapy in small animal clinical behaviour, Daniel Mills, Maya Braem Dube and Helen Zulch, (electronic book)

Stress and pheromonatherapy in small animal clinical behaviour, Daniel Mills, Maya Braem Dube and Helen Zulch, (electronic book)

Label
Stress and pheromonatherapy in small animal clinical behaviour
Title
Stress and pheromonatherapy in small animal clinical behaviour
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Mills, Maya Braem Dube and Helen Zulch
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Stress and Pheromonatherapy in Small Animal Clinical Behaviour is about how stress impacts on animal behaviour and welfare and what we can do about it, especially by using chemical signals more effectively. This readily accessible text starts from first principles and is useful to both academics and practitioners alike. It offers a framework for understanding how pheromonatherapy can be used to encourage desirable behaviour in dogs and cats and also a fresh approach to understanding the nature of clinical animal behaviour problems. The authors have pioneered the use of pheromone therapy within the field of clinical animal behaviour. As the culmination of many years of research and experience, they offer sound evidence-based advice on how and when pheromones can be used most effectively. The first part of the book deals with some fundamental concepts, focusing on the key concepts of stress, communication and perception. It then provides a framework for the evaluation of problem behaviour to allow consideration of the possible role or not of pheromonatherapy. Part 2 covers the application of these concepts to a range of specific situations, concentrating on conditions in which there has been most research to support the efficacy of pheromonatherapy. Suitable for veterinarians in small animal practice, students of clinical animal behaviour, veterinary nurses and technicians, as well as specialists and researchers in animal behaviour therapy."--Publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
636.0887
Index
index present
LC call number
SF412.5 .M55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dube, Maya Braem
  • Zulch, Helen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal behavior
  • Pets
  • Pheromones
  • Stress (Psychology)
  • Behavior, Animal
  • Pets
  • Pheromones
  • Stress, Psychological
Label
Stress and pheromonatherapy in small animal clinical behaviour, Daniel Mills, Maya Braem Dube and Helen Zulch, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How animals respond to change -- Affective processes and the organisation of behaviour -- Communication and information transfer -- Assessment of the problem behaviour patient -- An approach to the management of problem behaviour -- Principles of pheromonatherapy -- Feline house-soiling problems -- Separation related behaviour problems in dogs -- Sound sensitivity -- Travel related problems in pets -- Introducing the new dog or cat into the home -- Stress and pheromonatherapy in the veterinary clinic
Control code
15b28394434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (296 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470671184
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Stress and pheromonatherapy in small animal clinical behaviour, Daniel Mills, Maya Braem Dube and Helen Zulch, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How animals respond to change -- Affective processes and the organisation of behaviour -- Communication and information transfer -- Assessment of the problem behaviour patient -- An approach to the management of problem behaviour -- Principles of pheromonatherapy -- Feline house-soiling problems -- Separation related behaviour problems in dogs -- Sound sensitivity -- Travel related problems in pets -- Introducing the new dog or cat into the home -- Stress and pheromonatherapy in the veterinary clinic
Control code
15b28394434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (296 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470671184
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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