Our Support & Guidance for Pet Obedience Training Can Modify Problem Behaviors
Pets that misbehave, resist housebreaking, or become aggressive can certainly frustrate their owners. The team of Crescenta Valley Veterinary Hospital never wants you to become so frustrated that your pet ends up in a shelter. We offer behavioral counseling with simple techniques for basic training. These techniques can help pet owners as well as enhance the relationship between pets and their owners.
Behavioral Medication & Obedience Training
At every wellness exam, we discuss your pet’s behavior and any behavioral changes since the last visit. This can help determine if there is a physical issue causing problem behaviors such as a urinary tract infection or intestinal parasites, if medications may be useful, or if basic training is advised.
Certainly pain or illness can influence your pet’s behavior, attitude, and overall demeanor. Changes in the makeup of your family or a move to a new home can also cause a behavioral change in a pet. We work with you to find the cause of troubling behaviors, offering solutions and resources to help create a more positive relationship with your animal companion.
Consult our veterinarians for information, advice, and resources that will assist you in working with your pet.
Pet Training & Boarding ResourcesVisit the AAHA Healthy Pet website for more help in preventing or addressing problem behavior in pets . For more information about behavior training, visit the ASPCA Virtual Pet Behaviorist. In addition, the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior has a variety of good articles on common behavior problems for pet owners.
I Dig My Dog
I Dig My Dog is a comprehensive cage-free boarding, daycare, and training facility designed to provide the highest quality care for your best friend. Guests stay here for a variety of reasons and for any length of time, from a few hours to a few months. They are dedicated to a superior quality of care and cleanliness throughout their 23,000-square-foot facility, from the indoor and outdoor play areas to the bone-shaped swimming pool.
Best Little Cat House
Leaving town for the weekend or going on an extended trip? Treat your cats to a stay at one of LA’s most unique feline-exclusive resort and spa, The Best Little Cat House. This cat hotel is the ultimate in pet care and pet sitting. There’s also a Best Little Cat House location in Burbank and Pasadena. Here, cats can enjoy the freedom of home, away from home, in cage-free playrooms. There are even controllable web cameras so you can see your kitty from anywhere in the world, any time!
Best vet ever anywhere.”
- Michael D.
I not only like the Crescenta Valley Vet Hospital, I like the people who run it!!”
- Elizabeth G.
You folks are the best, thanks for taking such good care of our 4 legged children”
- Helen L.
THANK YOU to the doctors and staff at CV for being so caring and patient, with animals and humans!! :) We love u!!”
- Dantes and family!!
These guys are fantastic. The staff are so friendly and helpful, you couldn't want a better place to take your loved ones for care. I wish hospitals were this good!!!”
- Virginia C.
Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for all your care and concern. We are fortunate to have you.”
- Sparky & Martha
CVVH not only strives to provide the best medical care for your pets, but they also educate pet owners on how they can be proactive in creating a quality lifestyle for their pets."
- John C.
Thanks so much for the years of care & treatment for Buddy & Bruin. You and your staff are the best!"
- Chris L.