Do You Hear What I Hear? Noise Aversion Beyond Thunder and Fireworks

Lisa Radosta, DVM, DACVB

Sponsored by Zoetis

Noise aversion isn’t only about thunder and fireworks. Many of your patients are suffering daily from noise aversion to everyday environmental events.

What can the veterinary professional do? In this free webinar, sponsored by Zoetis, board certified veterinary behaviorist and Fear Free Executive Council member Dr. Lisa Radosta will help attendees become familiar with a variety of treatments that can help patients with noise aversion live happier lives.

Join us for Do You Hear What I Hear? Noise Aversion Beyond Thunder and Fireworks online on Friday, November 16, 2018, at 12 p.m. Eastern Time.

Dr. Radosta will present clinical cases demonstrating effective management of this deleterious continuum so as to enhance favorable outcomes for patients, clients, veterinary personnel, and practices. Topics covered will include:

  • Noise aversion associated with walks, including traffic sounds and construction
  • Noise aversion associated with the home, such as electronic sounds and elevated levels of environmental sound at family gatherings
  • Medical, behavioral, and environmental treatments
  • And more

Register here.

About the Presenter

Lisa Radosta, DVM, DACVB

A member of the Fear Free Executive Council, Dr. Lisa Radosta graduated from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000 and completed a three-year residency in behavioral medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in 2006; she passed the board examination later that year. During her residency, she received the Resident Research Award from the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB) two years in a row.

She lectures nationally and internationally for veterinary professionals and pet owners. She has written book chapters for textbooks, including Handbook of Behavior Problems of the Dog and Cat, Blackwell’s Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline and Small Animal Pediatrics. In addition, she has published scientific research articles in Applied Animal Behaviour Science and The Veterinary Journal, and written review articles for Advances in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, Compendium, Clinician’s Brief, and AAHA NewStat. She is the section editor for Advances in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, and served on the 2015 AAHA Canine and Feline Behavior Management Guidelines Task Force. She is the co-author, with Dr. Marty Becker, Mikkel Becker, and Dr. Wailani Sung, of From Fearful to Fear Free: A Positive Program to Free Your Dog from Anxiety, Fears, and Phobias.