How is Fear Free Implemented?

Each of our hospitals have Fear Free Certified staff members that have gone through extensive training in best practices to provide a low-stress environment for our patients. The goal of the skills and tools learned is to reduce anxiety for pets and their families before, during, and after their visit with us. When pets are calm, the quality of the medicine we can provide is enhanced and the safety of our team is ensured.

Caring Hands Animal Hospitals may utilize the following techniques to support a Fear Free visit for your pet.

For Dogs
For Cats

How is Fear Free Implemented?

Each of our hospitals have Fear Free Certified staff members that have gone through extensive training in best practices to provide a low-stress environment for our patients. The goal of the skills and tools learned is to reduce anxiety for pets and their families before, during, and after their visit with us. When pets are calm, the quality of the medicine we can provide is enhanced and the safety of our team is ensured.

Caring Hands Animal Hospitals may utilize the following techniques to support a Fear Free visit for your pet.

For Dogs
For Cats

Signs of Stress

Our staff is trained to be able to identify signs of stress in pets and take the necessary steps to alleviate that stress. Here is a useful chart to help you identify your pet’s many moods.

Signs of Stress

Our staff is trained to be able to identify signs of stress in pets and take the necessary steps to alleviate that stress. Here is a useful chart to help you identify your pet’s many moods.