Behavioral Specialist Referral Services in our region are listed below:
What is a Veterinary Behaviorist
Could a Veterinary Behaviorist Help Your Dog? Veterinary behaviorists are fully trained veterinarians who complete an additional specialized program in behavioral medicine. They then apply to be board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Behavior (ACVB). There only about 60 such certified veterinary behaviorists in the United States today. Read this article to learn more. We are very fortunate to have access to several Veterinary Behaviorists in our region.
Chicagoland Veterinary Behavior Consultants This it the link to board certified veterinary behaviorist, Dr. John Ciribassi He is available for referral consults at the Veterinary Specialty Center in Buffalo Grove, IL and also sees behavior patients at several other Chicago area locations.
Purdue Veterinary School Behavior Department This is a link to the Behavior Department at the Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine in West Lafayette, IN.
Medical District Veterinary Clinic Illinois-Behavior Service The University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine now has a location in Chicago at The Medical District Veterinary Clinic Illinois at 2242 West Harrison Street, Suite 101, Chicago, Illinois 60612. They now are offering a Veterinary Behavior Service with Dr. Kelly Ballantyne and are accepting behavior referrals. Learn more by reading their Behavior Services Brochure.