BEHAVIOR HELP

You can do it!

Having a behavior issue with your pet? We’ve all been there! After 100+ years and tens of thousands of adoptions, we’ve learned a few things and are happy to share. Browse our library for help with common behavior issues. And, if you’re an adopter, feel free to call our free behavior helpline!

Featured Tips from HSHV's Behavior Specialists

Cat got the zoomies? Should you be concerned?

Cat got the zoomies? Should you be concerned?

Most people are familiar with the concept of dog “zoomies,” but it’s not as widely ...
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How to get your dog to trim his own nails (Part 1)

Do you and your dog both dread toe-nail trims?  Then why not give your dog ...
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[Photo by Erda Estremera on Unsplash]

How to get your dog to file his own nails (part 2)

(Did you miss Part 1?) We show you how to train your dog to file ...
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4 things everyone should consider before adopting a second (or third...) cat

4 things everyone should consider before adopting a second (or third…) cat

Thinking of adding a cat or kitten to your feline crew at home? Here are ...
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