Behavior Consultations with Dr. Hunthausen

        Current wait time for an appointment is about four to eight weeks but might be more.  You could be contacted earlier if I have a cancellation.  If you would like to be on the waiting list, please see below.  Thanks for your patience.  –   Dr. Hunthausen

IMPORTANT:  Do not expect a reply to your initial email. There will be no reply until an appointment becomes available and then you will be contacted by phone or email. 

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Consultations involve filling out a behavior history form and then a consultation appointment during which we will discuss the problem(s) in detail and design a treatment plan.  They usually take about 1.5 to 2 hours.

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If you would like to be on the behavior waiting list:

Please send an email to  Be sure to include your name, phone number, species of pet (dog or cat) and type of problem.  (e.g. canine aggression, feline aggression, aggression to humans, destructive, separation anxiety; fear of people;  storm phobia, fireworks /noise phobia; general anxiety; unruly, house soiling, etc.).  Please limit the behavior information to three to four short sentences.  I will obtain more info from you when you fill out the behavior history form that will be emailed to you after the appointment is has been made.