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20/20@TheLIB-  Noise Phobias in Dogs: Prevalence and Treatment Options  (Event)

20/20@TheLIB- Noise Phobias in Dogs: Prevalence and Treatment Options (Event) Online

20/20@TheLIB is an online outreach initiative at Georgia State University Library that invites professionals from our community to speak about research, current issues, and opportunities for the students. The program also provides a platform for GSU departments and GSU organizations to share their research, workshops, internships, and activities.

Our guest speaker is Dr. Lynne Seibert from Veterinary Behavior Consultants. Dr. Seibert has taught veterinary behavior courses at 6 veterinary colleges and provided over 2,000 hours of behavior education in 40 states and 4 countries. Dr. Seibert completed Master’s (MS) and Doctoral (Ph.D.) degrees in psychology, with a focus on neuroscience and animal behavior, at the University of Georgia. http://www.gavetbehavior.com/about-us.html

In this presentation, Dr. Seibert will discuss:

- How noise aversion (fear of thunder, fireworks, and other noises) affects approximately 20 percent of pet dogs, resulting in a significant negative impact on the welfare of our pet population.

-The mechanisms and treatment options for noise aversion in dogs.

Virtual Link: https://gsumeetings.webex.com/meet/jrodriguezclass

Monday, September 21, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Off-site Location
This is an online event. Event URL: https://gsumeetings.webex.com/meet/jrodriguezclass

Event Organizer

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Jose Rodriguez