Publications & Free Resources
Journal articles, handouts and posters to help you and your clients provide less stressful care. You may share these in your posts and publications with credit to Dr.Foote
Vet Professional Handouts
Low-stress veterinary patient care plan
a template form to share with owners. Space for meds, handling and exam space preparation.
Dogs seek a regular pattern of noise to feel calm. Play dance type music that has a strong bass beat. (Not Classical music). The following songs that worked for my clients dogs to calm them during storms and noise. This music can also help dogs who are anxious about separation.
Storm/ Noise Phobia Report Score Card
This short screening question form will immediately rank the level of panic in dogs and cats to determine the medication/supplement/diet cocktail to use with the safety plan to reduce noise fears.
Storm Sangria Plan Check List
This is a check list of medication, safe room training and other ingredients to create a calming the Storm Sangria for noise fearful pets.
We need a short description for this document, outlining what it is.
It is normal for a dog to attempt to bite when they are in pain, or scared. Ear infections, eye problems, or in trauma dogs often attempt to bite when the receive care. Making a muzzle fun, reduces the stress of this safety tool.
Top 10 Ways to Keep Children and Pets Safe Together
If a dog or cat is not accustomed to the noise and activity of children, or new people this guide will keep help your pet be calm, and prevent bites or anxiety.
Feline Ladder of Aggression Chart
This info graphic shows how a cat escalates from anxious body language up to aggression.
Canine Ladder of Aggression
This is the ladder of aggression with text from Kendal Shepherd DVM www.kendalshepherd.com.
This info graphic shows how a dog escalates from anxiety to aggression.