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This presentation will feature the top five Low-Stress Handling™ techniques to reduce fear, force, and pain when handling dogs in a care setting. These are techniques the presenter has used in practice and has shared with many other veterinary professionals. The techniques are from the textbook "Low-Stress Handling, Restraint and Behavior Modification of Dogs and Cats" by Dr. Sophia Yin. Actual handling videos from clinical examinations, with an emphasis on technique, will be provided. Learning Objectives: Know the top five low-stress handling techniques and how they will help you manage the majority of your cases. Learn through actual exam videos the importance of timing, hand and body placement to reduce fear and pain and avoid the use of force. Understand how to recognize underlying fear before reaching a dog’s threshold for aggression. Be able to start using these techniques immediately.
Sponsor:Pet Professional Guild
Speaker(s):Dr. Sally Foote