Christopher Pachel, DVM, DACVB, CABC

Christopher Pachel, DVM, DACVB, CABC
Dr. Pachel is an accomplished board-certified veterinary behaviorist and highly sought after lecturer on many aspects of animal behavior. His approach to animal behavior cases focuses on the importance of the human-animal bond and the wide and varied roles that companion animals play in the lives of their families. He lectures and teaches throughout the country and owns and practices at Animal Behavior Clinic in Portland, OR. In his spare time, Dr. Pachel loves to run marathons, practice yoga, take weekend RV excursions, and discover new beers...not all necessarily at the same time though.

Cat Stress: Causes and Solutions

Updated: August 2, 2021

One of the most common causes of cat stress is when their environment is unpredictable or unsafe. If the environment does not provide what your cat needs they can react unfavorably.

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Cat Aggression: Why They Strike and How to Stop It

Updated: August 3, 2021

If you have an aggressive cat, life can get rough. You may be constantly tip-toeing around, hoping he doesn’t choose this moment to strike at your feet, crying over yet another shredded pair of curtains, or refraining from inviting friends and family over for fear of an attack.

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