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Use this search to find an AVSAB member veterinarian, veterinary behaviorist, or PhD behaviorist who accepts animal behavior cases in your area.
The American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior (AVSAB) is a membership-only organization of veterinarians and persons holding a PhD in animal behavior or a related field. It does not confer upon its members any qualifications or presuppose a level of expertise in the field of animal behavior. Our organization cannot endorse or specifically recommend anyone.

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Fill in any or all of the search boxes. Note that the State/Province box may need to be searched twice. Use the full name and then also search with the abbreviation to get all the results. For example, to search the state of Ohio, try “Ohio” and then try “OH”. You may also want to search neighboring states.

RESULTS:
Your results will come up in a map and also as a list below the map. If you click on a red marker on the map, you will get the details on that person. In that result, if you click “Map It”, you will be able to enter your address and find out the distance.

Alternatively, you an just click “Map It” next to a result in the list below to get the location on a map and to find out the distance from you.</p>

PROBLEMS? Note that many members are still not in the search list as we just changed websites. So if you cannot find someone or if you have any questions, please contact the Corresponding Secretary at avsabe@gmail.com

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NamePlace of BusinessAddressBusiness PhoneAdditional Business AddressesLink to Entry
Penny TaiTaiwan96 18th Street DaDun Road
Taichung, XiTun Dist 40758
Taiwan
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(042) 320-0208View Individual Details
Ashley DeWeesErlanger Veterinary Hospital, Union Pet Hospital9842 Old Union Rd
Union, KY 41091
United States
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(859) 384-7702
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Laurie Schulze DVmPet Behavior PartnersWesterville, Ohio 43082
United States
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(614) 893-7429View Individual Details
Nicole HirdNorthwest Animal Hospital1071 Old Henderson Rd
Columbus, OHio 43220
United States
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(614) 451-4772View Individual Details
Carolyn Lincoln DVMPlay To Behave LLCCleveland, OH 44022
United States
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(216) 288-0868View Individual Details
Josh Miller DMVCanton Ohio129 N Prospect Ave
Hartville, OH 44632
United States
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(330) 224-2073
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Lisa White DVMVeterinary Behavior Management Solutions LLCPO Box 1694
West Chester, OH 45071
United States
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(513) 439-3210View Individual Details
Ellen CookSacred Heart of Jesus3145 E 236th St
Cicero, IN 46034
United States
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Jessica SpakeMagrane Pet Medical Center3945 Edison Lakes Parkway
Mishawaka, IN 46545
United States
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(574) 259-5291View Individual Details
Suzanne La Croix MS PhDAnimaLink LLC28205 Tindale Trail
New Hudson, MI 48165
United States
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(248) 770-5500View Individual Details
Ashley ElzermanOakland Vererinary Referral Services1400 Old South Telegraph Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
United States
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(248) 334-6877View Individual Details
Jessi TurnerHealing Hands Holistic Veterinary Service, LLCPO Box 762
Ames, IA 50010
United States
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(515) 509-9998
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Aliasghar Fakhri DemeshghiehIran-TabrizIran-Tabriz
Tabriz, East azerbaijan 51368
Iran
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Laura Bahns DVMKimberly Crest Veterinary Hospital1423 E. Kimberly Rd.
Davenport, IA 52807
United States
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(563) 386-1445View Individual Details
Terri Derr DVMVeterinary Behavior OptionsMINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota 55422
United States
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(612) 360-7227View Individual Details
Laurie Martin DVMLombard Veterinary Hospital244 E. St. Charles Rd
Lombard, Il 60148
United States
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(630) 627-7090View Individual Details
Patrice LimaGateway Veterinary Clinic3225 W. Main St
St. Charles, IL 60175
United States
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(630) 377-6660View Individual Details
Jamie AbeteNiles Animal Hospital and Bird Medical Center7278 N Milwaukee Ave
Niles, Il 60175
United States
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(847) 647-9325View Individual Details
Tom Favale JrVeterinary Behavioral Health Consultants, Ltd711 Lakeside rive
Wheaton, IL 60187
United States
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(630) 462-7155View Individual Details
John Ciribassi DVM, DACVBChicagoland Veterinary Behavior Consultants1042 Mountain Glen Way
Carol Stream, Illinois 60188
United States
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(630) 231-1544View Individual Details
Holly RichardsNess Exotic Wellness CenterLisle, IL 60532
United States
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Rebecca Köhnke, nee PennerKleintierpraxis im Pfaffental, Mandelbachtal, GermanyMandelbachtal, Saarland 66399
Germany
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Christopher SlayBanfield Pet HospitalBaton Rouge 70817
United States
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(225) 248-9108View Individual Details
Joni Noel Dr.Roanoke Animal Hospital513 Byron Nelson Boulevard
Roanoke, Texas 76262
United States
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(817) 430-8989View Individual Details
Lore HaugTexas Veterinary Behavior Services2627 Cordes Dr.
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
United States
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(281) 980-3737View Individual Details
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Explanation of Credentials

DVM or VMD (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine or Veterinary Medical Doctor) Veterinarians are qualified to diagnose and treat medical and behavioral problems in animals. They are the only professionals who can prescribe medications to treat such problems. Some veterinarians have a special interest in behavior and limit their practices to behavior medicine.

DACVB (Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists) These veterinarians are board-certified specialists with extensive post-graduate training in animal behavior. DACVBs are qualified to diagnose and treat medical problems in animals, including prescribing medications and behavior modification plans to treat these conditions.

PhD (Individuals who have completed a PhD degree in animal behavior or a related field) This degree is research and theory related, and requires contributions to the animal behavior literature. These consultants cannot prescribe medications but often work closely with a veterinarian who can.

CAAB (Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist) These individuals have completed a graduate degree in animal behavior or a related field and have research experience as well as clinical experience working with animals. CAABs are qualified to evaluate and manage behavioral problems in animals, but cannot prescribe medications. They typically work closely with a veterinarian who can.

Note: In order for a veterinarian to prescribe medication, a valid doctor-patient relationship with the animal is required. This requires a current examination (within the past year) of the patient, and direct involvement in the treatment plan. This evaluation should include the report and suggestions from other professionals who have evaluated the pet (CAABs, PhDs, trainers, or other veterinarians).

Contact us

For any questions, please contact

Carolyn Lincoln, DVM
AVSAB Corresponding Secretary
avsabe@gmail.com

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