Behavioural Consultation

Supporting healthy relationships between you and your furry companions

At AprilVets Bayers Lake, we recognize that a pet’s behavior can significantly impact their overall health and quality of life. Our veterinary behavioral consultation services aim to address a wide range of behavioral issues in dogs, cats, and other pets. Whether it’s excessive barking, aggression, or anxiety, our experienced team is here to help.

Dog Behavior in Veterinary Practice

Understanding dog behavior is crucial in providing effective veterinary care. AprilVets takes a holistic approach to address behavioral concerns in dogs. Our veterinary team is trained to recognize and manage issues such as:

  • Fear and anxiety during veterinary visits
  • Aggressive behavior towards other pets or people
  • Separation anxiety and destructive behaviors




AprilVets Bayers Lake Approach to Behavioral Consultation

Individualized Care: Our behavioral consultations are tailored to the specific needs of your dog or cat, considering their personality, history, and environment.

  • Experienced Team: AprilVets Bayers Lake boasts a team of skilled veterinarians and behavior specialists with a wealth of experience in managing and improving pet behavior.

  • Positive Reinforcement: We emphasize positive reinforcement techniques to encourage desired behaviors, creating a positive and trusting relationship between you and your pet.

Cat Behavior and Veterinary Care

Cats have unique behavioral traits that require specialized attention in a veterinary setting. At AprilVets, we understand the subtleties of feline behavior, addressing concerns such as:

  • Fear and stress during veterinary visits
  • Aggression or fear-related behaviors
  • Litter box issues and marking behaviors
If your dog or cat is exhibiting behavioral concerns, the AprilVets Bayers Lake would like to help. We are committed to enhancing the well-being of your pets and our expert veterinarians understand that each pet has unique needs. 
Our clinic is located in the SmartCentres Halifax shopping centre, accessible to pet parents in Bayers Lake, Clayton Park West, Sherwood Heights, Fairview, Beechville, and the surrounding Halifax neighbourhoods.

Opening in January 2024!