Maddie's® Shelter Medicine Program at Cornell

Shelter Dogs  

Maddie's® Shelter Medicine Program at Cornell


Help with Common Behavior Problems

Behavior problems represent the number one reason for relinquishment of cats and dogs to shelters. Many times, relinquishment can be avoided if the pet's guardian is provided with assistance to deal with the particular problem they are experiencing with their animal. Click here to learn potential solutions for the most common problems, including an online flash video describing ways to manage destructive scratching behavior in cats.