Behavior Resources

Behavior and Training Library

Welcome to East Bay SPCA Online Behavior and Training Library! We understand that sometimes your pet’s behavioral issues can be overwhelming, and that’s why we’re here to help! By providing information and tools, our goal is to help pet owners and potential adopters gain a deeper understanding of cat and dog behavior to ensure that people and pets live together comfortably.

The guides below include scientifically-based methods and best practices that will help you manage many common behavioral problems. Please browse the titles below.

We also offer an array of Dog Training classes and recorded behavior webinars that are high-quality, affordable and fun!

Behavior and Training Helpline

If your pet has a persistent behavioral problem, and you need help or advice please request advice by completing our behavior helpline form.  Please first review our behavior and training resource library above.  If you do not have access to the internet or e-mail, you can reach us at (510) 563-4623.  It is our goal to return your inquiry within 72 hours; however due to the volume of inquiries, it can take up to one week due to the popularity of this service.


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