Canine Aggression with Dr. Pike

Amy L. Pike, DVM, DACVB, Animal Behavior Wellness Center, Fairfax, Virginia

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In this episode, host Alyssa Watson, DVM, is joined by Amy L. Pike, DVM, DACVB, to talk about her recent Clinician’s Brief article, “Canine Aggression Toward Other Dogs & Humans.” Dr. Pike reviews the foundations of aggression in dogs discussing both the medical and behavioral factors associated with aggression. She shares great everyday tips for how to manage these cases—even through telemedicine.

About the Author

Amy L. Pike, DVM, DACVB, is owner of the Animal Behavior Wellness Center in Fairfax, Virginia. She earned her DVM from Colorado State University. Dr. Pike was a captain in the US Army Veterinary Corps and was responsible for US customs and border patrol horses as well as military working dogs. She has since worked exclusively in small animal practices, with intense focus on canine and feline behavior, and has been board certified since 2015.

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