Videos

Bringing out the best in a cat or dog is a hands-on task. Seeing it in a video is often better than reading it. My goal with these videos is to make behavior management easier to understand and implement.

Dr. Nichol’s Video – Scary Monsters at your Door

By drjeffnichol | November 2, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – Scary Monsters at your Door
halloween

Halloween is unfun for a lot of dogs. Those who bark and lunge at children put the kiddos at risk. Those who pilfer chocolate treats put themselves in danger.

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Dr. Nichol’s Video – Dogs Fouling & Defiling the Home

By drjeffnichol | October 26, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – Dogs Fouling & Defiling the Home
puppy

Do you know an adolescent of full grown dog who still can’t find the bathroom? Maybes he eliminates outside sometimes but not always? Or you have a handyman dog – one who does odd jobs around the house and then makes a bolt for the door?

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Dr. Nichol’s Video – Cat Poop Solutions

By drjeffnichol | October 19, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – Cat Poop Solutions
two cats

Shift your focus away from correcting this bad behavior. Your cat needs to defecate on fabric? You can make peace and live without poop! Tune in at 6 PM Mountain Time on Thursday, October 15 for my Facebook Live on healthy management of feline fecal soiling. I’ll be ready for questions.

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Dr. Nichol’s Video – Barking, whining, yapping! Make it Stop!

By drjeffnichol | October 12, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – Barking, whining, yapping! Make it Stop!
dog barking

You can have a great dog who just has way too much to say. Barking is actually normal but too much of it disturbs everybody’s peace. Reprimand? Water spray? Anti – bark collar? Manage the cause?

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Dr. Nichol’s Video – Dominance? Who’s Really in Charge?

By drjeffnichol | October 5, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – Dominance? Who’s Really in Charge?
dogs dominance

You need to establish dominance over your dog so he’ll know that you’re in charge. Ah, no, you don’t. Dogs are not man’s and woman’s best friends because they fear us. In fact, they love us when our leadership inspires trust and security. Tune in at 6 PM Mountain Time on Thursday, October 1 for my Facebook Live. I’ll be ready for questions on changing canine behaviors.

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Dr. Nichol’s Video – Crating Saved My House or Cruel & Unusual

By drjeffnichol | September 28, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – Crating Saved My House or Cruel & Unusual
dog in a crate

Dogs need a place of their own. That makes crate training important. And you don’t want your stuff damaged. Can they stay in there for a few hours? All day?

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Dr. Nichol’s Video – Panicky Puppy Problems

By drjeffnichol | September 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – Panicky Puppy Problems
panicked puppy

Crying, scratching at the door, chewing furniture and woodwork – these are not the behaviors you were looking for when you fell in love with that cute, wriggling puppy. You’ll need to practice kindness and patience to get through this. You also need a plan.

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Dr. Nichol’s Video – Cats Hate Cars

By drjeffnichol | September 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – Cats Hate Cars
photo of a cat sleeping in a bed

Yowling, urinating, maybe even some in-the-crate defecating: Are we having fun yet? The anxiety and misery our traveling cats feel, often on the way to the veterinary clinic, needs to light-up. Opting-out of medical care shortens lives. Tune in at 6 PM Mountain Time on Thursday, September 10 for my Facebook Live. I’ll be ready for questions.

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Dr. Nichol’s Video – Painful Pets – Find Out How to Help

By drjeffnichol | September 7, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – Painful Pets – Find Out How to Help

Chronic arthritis, surgery, bad teeth, back and neck pain – lots of cats and dogs suffer. There are safe, modern treatments that can make a big difference. Know what to look for and how to help. Tune in at 6 PM Mountain Time on Thursday, September 3 for my Facebook Live. I’ll share an update and answer questions.

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Dr. Nichol’s Video – No Welcome Mat Can a Feline Newcomer Find Love?

By drjeffnichol | August 31, 2020 | Comments Off on Dr. Nichol’s Video – No Welcome Mat Can a Feline Newcomer Find Love?
cats fighting video

If you’re a cat lover like me you may want even more of them. But kitties stuck inside together can struggle badly: threats, aggression, and house soiling are miserable for everybody. Let’s get ahead of these conflicts.

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