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Patricia McConnell

Patricia McConnell

Expert on companion animal behavior and the biology and philosophy of human/animal relationships

Adjunct associate professor, zoology; certified applied animal behaviorist College of Letters and Science Work: 608-767-2435 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Applied animal behaviorist
  • Biology and philosophy of human-animal relationships
  • Canine aggression
  • Author of 13 books on canine and feline behavior


  • My book, "The Other End of the Leash," has been translated into 13 languages
  • Teaches one of the highest ranked classes in the Department of Zoology, "The Biology and Philosophy of Human/Animal Relationships"
  • Speaks to professional trainers and veterinarians around the world about canine and feline behavior