Pet Behavioral Counseling

Cultivating Harmony and Understanding

A well-adjusted and happy pet is a joy to be around and crucial for their overall health and well-being. At Lonsdale Pet Hospital, we understand that sometimes pets exhibit behavior that may be challenging for their owners to address. 

When it comes to pet behavioral counseling, many pet owners need to be made aware of the importance and value that this type of service can bring. Pet behavioral counseling is a specialized field that focuses on helping pets overcome problem behaviors such as aggression, fearfulness, anxiety, or destructive behavior. 

It involves assessing the underlying causes of these issues and developing an individualized treatment plan tailored to each pet’s needs. Unfortunately, many people don’t realize how beneficial this service can be for their beloved animals until they need help with a severe issue that requires professional attention. 

The Power of Expert Guidance

Our Pet Behavioral Counseling service is designed to provide you with expert advice on understanding and managing your pet’s behavior. Whether you’re dealing with issues like anxiety, aggression, or other behavioral challenges, our team is here to help.

How Our Referral Service Works

While we don’t offer behavioral counseling directly, we believe in connecting our clients with the best resources available. We’ve established partnerships with reputable pet behaviorists and trainers in the area. These professionals have extensive experience in addressing various behavioral issues in pets.


We work closely with a network of qualified pet behaviorists and trainers, including (Mariana, add partners please). These experts have a proven track record of helping pets and their owners overcome behavioral challenges. With the guidance of our referral partners, you’ll learn practical techniques to communicate with and train your pet. This resolves behavioral issues and strengthens the bond between you and your furry companion.

When to Consider Behavioral Counseling

Pets can experience anxiety and fear for various reasons. Behavioral counseling can provide strategies to help your pet feel more secure and confident.

Whether directed towards other animals or humans, aggression can be a complex issue that requires professional guidance.

Pets may engage in destructive behavior due to boredom, anxiety, or other underlying problems. Behavioral counseling can help identify and address the root cause.

If your pet struggles with housebreaking, our referral partners can provide adequate training methods.

Schedule a Pet Behavioral Counseling appointment

Invest in your pet’s future health and happiness. Contact us today to schedule a Pet Behavioral Counseling appointment and take the first step towards a lifetime of well-being.

The Lonsdale Pet Hospital Difference

What truly sets us apart is our professional expertise and our genuine love for animals. We recognize the unique bond between you and your pets. We are committed to nurturing that relationship by providing the best possible care. Whether it’s a routine check-up or a complex medical procedure, you can trust that your pet is in capable and caring hands.


At Lonsdale Pet Hospital, we believe every pet deserves the highest standard of care. This conviction is embodied in our team of dedicated veterinarians and support staff, each of whom brings exceptional skill and an unwavering passion for animals. Our pursuit of excellence extends to every facet of our practice, from our cutting-edge facilities to our personalized approach to pet care.

Range of Veterinary Services

In addition to our Pet Behavioral Counseling referral service, Lonsdale Pet Hospital offers a wide spectrum of veterinary services to meet your beloved pets’ needs. From routine vaccinations and preventative care to advanced surgical procedures and dental treatments, our team has the expertise and technology to provide the highest standard of care for pets of all shapes and sizes. Whether it’s a check-up, a surgical procedure, or dental care, you can trust that your pet is in capable and caring hands. Our approach is rooted in professional expertise and a genuine love for animals, ensuring your pets receive the best possible care.


Preventive Medicine


Pet Surgery


Alternative Medicine

Pet Dentistry

Pet Dentistry

Hospital Policies

Cancellation or Rescheduling

We kindly request that appointments be canceled or rescheduled at least 24 hours in advance to avoid a $20 cancellation/rescheduling fee.

No-Show Policy

Failure to attend an appointment without prior notice or cancellation after the specified time frame will result in a penalty fee of $89.

Three Consecutive No-Shows

Following three consecutive no-shows, we reserve the right to suspend your appointment scheduling privileges.

Prescription Refill Policy

All refill requests must receive authorization from your doctor. Prior to refills, physical exams may be required at the discretion of the doctor, taking into consideration patient history. Please allow 48 hours for medication refills to be processed. Certain medications have short expiration dates, so kindly request refills 15 days before pickup to ensure availability.

Patients with chronic conditions necessitate periodic examinations and blood work, determined at the discretion of the doctor based on individual needs.

Prescriptions and Scripts

There is a nominal fee of $15 for providing or sending a prescription to you for use at other pharmacies.

Payment Policy

Payment is due at the time of service. A 50% deposit is mandatory for surgeries and ultrasounds to secure the scheduled date. Examinations typically run for 20-30 minutes; any additional time will incur an extra charge.

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Phone Number




116 West 20th Street
North Vancouver, BC V7M 1Y4

Business Hours

Monday — Thursday: 8:30am – 5pm
Friday — Sunday: Closed

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