Sacramento Veterinary Behavior Services is available for:



Behavior Appointments

Does your dog, cat or horse have a behavior problem?  Dr. Jeannine Berger understands how frustrating these problems can be, and can help you to understand and CHANGE your pet’s behavior.  She has successfully treated many dogs, cats and horses with serious behavior problems, and can help your pet too!

Problems that we frequently treat:

  • Aggression toward:
    • People
    • Other pets in household
    • Pets outside of the home
  • Fear of:
    • People
    • Noises
    • Car rides
    • Everything!
  • Anxiety
    • Separation anxiety
    • Noise phobia
    • Generalized anxiety
  • Repetitive Behaviors
    • Spinning
    • Excessive licking
    • Fly snapping
    • Shadow chasing
  • Unwanted Behaviors
    • Destructive behavior
    • Barking
    • House soiling
    • Geriatric pet problems
  • Other Challenges
    • Weight loss
    • Procedure aversion
    • Difficult to train/manage pet

Dr. Jeannine Berger is the only veterinarian in the United States who has successfully completed a veterinary specialty training program in animal behavior with an emphasis on small animal and horse behavior.

For more information, or to schedule a consultation, please contact Dr. Berger at (916) 484-5719 or

Lectures and Seminars

Dr. Jeannine Berger has lectured at national and international veterinary schools, veterinary conferences, and for small groups.  She is available for public speaking engagements.  If you are interested in one of these topics or one which is not listed, please contact Dr. Jeannine Berger at

Lecture topics:

  • Canine, Feline & Equine Behavior
  • Anxieties, Fears, and Phobias
  • Behavior Modification Techniques
  • Aggression
  • Inappropriate Elimination
  • Urine Marking
  • Preventing Behavior Problems in Newly Adopted Pets
  • Raising a Behaviorally Healthy Kitten
  • Raising a Behaviorally Healthy Puppy
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Understanding Canine, Feline & Equine Body Language
  • Animal Welfare

Legal Consultation

Dr. Berger is available for consultation regarding legal cases for individuals or organizations.  She has provided behavioral evaluations and expert testimony for legal cases for over 5 years.  To inquire about her availability, please call or (916) 484-5719 or email