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Behavior Consultant Category: Cat Behavior Consultants
Mikel currently offers in-home consultation services in the Sacramento area, and phone/Skype consultations everywhere else!
Dr. Mikel Maria Delgado has been helping humans understand cats for almost twenty years. She is co-owner of the cat behavior consulting business Feline Minds, and previously worked as a cat behavior specialist at the SF/SPCA. She is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the School of Veterinary Medicine at UC Davis. She received her PhD from UC Berkeley, where she studied animal behavior and the human-animal relationship.
Mikel is co-author with Jackson Galaxy of the new book “Total Cat Mojo,” and has published her research in several academic journals, including the Journal of Comparative Psychology, the Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, Psychological Bulletin, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and Anthrozoös: A Multidisciplinary Journal of the Interactions of People and Animals.
Mikel served on the Board of Directors for the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants for four years, and is a former Co-Chair of their Cat Division. She lives in Sacramento, CA with her boyfriend and their two rescue cats.
Place of Business: Feline MindsAddress: Sacramento
95820Major Interest in Animal Behavior:
Cat BehaviorAcademic Degrees, Schools & Dates:
PhD, Psychology, UC Berkeley 2017Professional Memberships:
Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist, Animal Behavior Society
Affiliate Member, AVSAB
Certified Cat Behavior Consultant, International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants