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Normally, DR. MAR DOERING, DVM, All Paws Medical and Behavioral Center, shares tips on how to best raise our pooch. Today, she talks about raising our feline friends, who she says, "can be trained and can be socialized." (But they're not small dogs, so don't reach them as such!) September 12, 2019

Reward or redirect? DR. MAR DOERING, DVM, All Paws Medical and Behavioral Center shares tips on how to handle your pet's constant need for attention. March 26, 2019

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This week on intersection we are joined by Dr. Rebecca Johnson. She is the Millsap Professor of Gerontological Nursing and Public Policy Professor at the University of Missouri Sinclair School of Nursing. She's also a professor and serves as the director of the Research Center for Human Animal Interaction in the MU College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Johnson researches how people and pets interact, including the beneficial effects animals can have on people and the science behind it all.