We Welcome Cats!

Dogs are not the only ones that need behavior counseling. Dr. Patrick Melese offers consultations to cat owners in San Diego, California and surrounding area. Cats can come to you with some bad behaviors, or they can sometimes develop them as well. Dr. Melese, our board certified veterinary behaviorist knows this all too well! He lives with cats and has worked with cats over the years with a wide array of issues. He has worked with rescues, shelter cats, breeding cats, and has owned a number of cats himself! He understands the theory of behavior and knows what it is like to live with a cat with problem behaviors. He is knowledgeable in all aspects of cat ownership, and based on his professional knowledge of feline behavior and personal experience living with cats, he will take a gentle and appropriate approach to helping you curb problem behaviors with your feline friend, and get you both back on the right track.

If you are experiencing any behavioral issues including those on the list below, please read our FAQs and fill out a Request For Appointment Form:

  • Housesoiling / Spraying
  • Aggression towards people
  • Fighting with other cats in household
  • Compulsive disorders
  • Suckling/kneading