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How to Stop Attention-Seeking Behavior

Thursday, April 16th, 2020

A veterinary behaviorist shares how to get your dog to stop barking, pawing, stealing or otherwise acting up to get your attention during the pandemic.

A black French bulldog shreds a roll of toilet paper.

New Stay-At-Home Norm Could Impact Pet Anxiety

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

It’s not just humans who are having their schedules disrupted due to widespread stay-at-home orders. Veterinary behaviorist Dr. Stephanie Borns-Weil, V07, talked to Shari Small at WBZ NewsRadio about how the new norm is affecting our pets.

close up, cat and German Shepherd dog together lying on the floor

Staying Safe with Your Pet Who has Behavioral Issues

Monday, April 29th, 2019

Dr. Stephanie Borns-Weil, a board-certified veterinary behaviorist at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center says, “the best predictor of an animal’s future behavior is past behavior.”

How Dogs Think

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

A scientist explores how genetics and experience shape the canine mind.

Courtney Glotzer

Friday, October 21st, 2016

Education: B.S., Animal Science, Pre-vet concentration, University of Vermont, 2016 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2017 Current Position: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Candidate, Iowa State University – College of Veterinary Medicine What… Read More

Pietro Castelli

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Education: BA in History, University of Vermont, 2011 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2017 Current Position Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance in Wyoming working on the launch of the State of Wildlife Report… Read More

Megan Ballou

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Education: B.S., Biology with Environmental Science minor, Stonehill College, 2016 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2017 Current Position: DVM candidate (2022), Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine What were you doing… Read More