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Welcome To Veterinary Behavior Consultants!

Veterinary Behavior Consultants is a private specialty veterinary practice that has been helping owners and others with animal behavior problems in the Southern California area since before 1988.
Dr. Patrick Melese is a board-certified Veterinary Behaviorist and offers office appointments and housecalls to help owners solve their pet's behavior problems. He is the first specialist veterinarian (Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists) with a privately owned behavior practice in Southern California.
To book an appointment after educating yourself about our services and our policies & Fees on this website, please download and fill out the appropriate forms then call 858-259-6115 and leave a message for the staff to return your call, answer any remaining questions you may have about the service, and schedule your appointment.

Veterinary practices see this link for up-to-date referral information.

Attorneys seeking an expert witness please see attorney information.

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Attorneys please see Forms & Links page for Fee schedule and tailored Bio.

The behavior specialist other veterinarians consult when they have behavior problems with their own pets!

THIS JUST IN:   Just adopted a shelter pet and have behavior issues that you need help with but cannot budget to see the doctor for a full behavior consult? Surprised We have a special "lite" program for you: please click here for more information! Smile

Please look at "FAQs about Behavior Service" page, Policies and Contact/Bio page for more information on services for dog behavior problems & cat behavior problems

Although the doctor works with dog, cats and other species with any behavioral problem we work extensively with aggressive dog training and also offer dog training tips & cat behavior tips to our clients during appointments with pets that have behavior problems.

 Navigate your browser here for a TV segment on Dog TV with Dr. Melese:

Channel 8 CBS with Brian Rooney:

NBC Nightly network News

  See blog for more!

Working with owners and patients for better behavior (Yes, Monet the cat can sit as well as the two dogs).