Onderstepoort Behaviour Clinic:

We offer assistance to clients whose companion animals (dogs, cats, horses) have behaviour disorders. Treatment may include medication, behavioural modification, animal training (positive reinforcement) and environmental adjustments. Please book your consultation through Sr Carla van der Merwe at Outpatients (0861008387).

Research focus areas:
  • Veterinary community engagement
  • Dog population management
  • Human-animal interaction
  • Acupuncture and rehabilitation in dogs and horses
  • Heart rate variability as stress indicator in especially working animals


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