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Dr. Buffington gives a talk covering the basics of feline nutrition. He reviews common feline behavioral issues that may be nutrition related and how food can be used for feline behavior enrichment. About Charles A. Buffington, DVM, MS, PhD: Dr. Buffington serves as Professor of Veterinary Clinical Sciences at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. His clinical interests include stress effects on disease, obesity, evidence-based medicine, and effective medical communications. He teaches clinical nutrition, research methods, and communications skills. Dr. Buffington's research focuses on the roles of development, early life events, and the environment on the pathogenesis of medically unexplained syndromes affecting cats and people. He received his DVM from the University of California, Davis in 1981, an MS in Nutrition from the University of California, Davis in 1982 and a PhD in Nutrition from the University of California, Davis in 1988. He was also a Postdoctoral Fellow in Clinical Nutrition at the UC Davis School of Medicine in 1985-87.
Sponsor:International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants
Speaker(s):Charles A. Buffington, DVM, MS, PhD