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CAT BEHAVIOUR
CONSULTATIONS

Dr. Ledger provides assessments and management plans for cats experiencing a variety of behavioural and emotional issues.

Your vet may have recommended Dr. Ledger's services if they feel your cat could benefit from science-based clinical behavioural therapy.

If you are seeking assistance and your veterinarian hasn't already submitted a request, please ask them fill out a behaviour therapy request form here.

APPOINTMENT > WHAT TO EXPECT

  1. Pre-Appointment:
     

    • Once we hear from your veterinarian, you will receive a comprehensive introductory email, plus a phone call to discuss our rates process.
       

    • You will then be sent a cat history questionnaire upon booking, which is to be completed and returned to us prior to your appointment.
       

  2. Day of Appointment:

    • 1st Hour: 1-hour virtual/phone call to discuss your cat's behavioural history.
       

    • 2nd Hour: 1-hour virtual or in-home assessment, discussion of your cat's condition, and his/her management plan.
       

    • 2 Hours: Dr. Ledger will prepare a comprehensive report for you and your veterinarian.
       

  3. Appointment Inclusions:
     

    • Collaboration with your veterinarian regarding the initial consultation.
       

  4. Follow-Up Sessions:
     

    • Fee-based 30-minute to 1-hour follow-ups are recommended as needed after the initial consultation.

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CAT BEHAVIOURAL ISSUES WE COMMONLY SEE

Aggression Towards People (Adults)

Aggression Towards Children

Aggression Towards Cats

Anxiety

Fears and

Phobias

Separation Anxiety

PTSD

Hyper-Activity

Restlessness

Excessive Vocalization

House-Training / Litter Box Issues

Grooming Issues

Scratching furniture

Welfare

Concerns

Child-Cat Interactions

Introducing a New Cat into a Home 

 Noise Sensitivities

 

Frustration

Cognitive Decline in Older Cats

Fear at the vet clinic

Cat Insurance Claims

If you are considering behavioural therapy for your cat, and you have pet insurance, it's a good idea to check with your insurance provider to determine whether Dr Ledger's services are covered by your plan. Many pet insurers will cover Dr Ledger's fees, in full or in part, when your claim is eligible.

Contact Animal Behaviour & Welfare Consulting

Location

Vancouver, British Columbia

Voicemail + Email

604-569-9663

Vet Request Forms

Please fill out this online form

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