Behavioral disorders in veterinary practice: Relevance to psychiatry

Dan J. Stein, Nicholas H. Dodman, Peter Borchelt, Eric Hollander

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Debates about the advantages and limitations of animal models for psychiatric research do not usually involve behavioral disorders seen in veterinary practice. Nevertheless, naturally occurring behavioral symptoms in domestic animals may comprise important models or provide a valuable perspective for human psychiatric disorders. We review the promising but preliminary research in this area.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)275-285
Number of pages11
JournalComprehensive Psychiatry
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1994
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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