Top 10 Dog Behavior Myths revealed February 11

Join the Ohio State Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association (SCAVMA) for “Top 10 Dog Behavior Myths,” on February 11, 2014 fromDr. Herron 5:30-6:30 in the Veterinary Medical Center (VMC) Auditorium, 601 Vernon Tharp St., featuring Dr. Meghan Herron, clinical assistant professor in Behavioral Medicine at the Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center. Enter the VMC from east doors on Coffey Road. Parking is available in the parking lot on the east side of the building. Use the "Pay and Display" machine to obtain a parking pass. Admission to the event is a $5 donation to SCAVMA, or $3 for students with a valid Buck ID. The new book “Decoding Your Dog,” written by veterinarians certified by the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists will be available for sale. The book provides updated, science-based information on canine behavior. Each chapter is written by a different specialist to provide information for dog owners that is easily accessible in order to manage and prevent problem behaviors and solve issues - from house training to aggression. Dr. Herron co-wrote the chapter “Choosing your new best friend: How to find the best match for you and your puppy.” She will be available to sign copies of the book following her talk.