Dog Training & Behaviour

At Westoak Animal Hospital, we stress the importance of proper training and socialization as a puppy. However, sometimes behavioural issue things beyond our control. Here are some helpful resources to assist you with certain situations.

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Fear and Anxiety

Poster: Body Language of Fear in Dogs - Dr. Sophia Yin (PDF)

Dog Bite Prevention: Helping Children Understand a Dog's Body Language - Dr. Sophia Yin (video)

Help a Fearful Dog Feel More Confident - Zak George (video)


Food Bowl Aggression (PDF)

Possessive Aggression (PDF)

Dog Behaviour Problems - Aggression to Family Members (PDF)

Dog Behaviour Problems - Aggression to Unfamiliar Dogs (PDF)

More information coming soon.


3- 2512 Old Bronte Road,

Oakville, ON  L6M 4J3

Phone: (905) 469-2595

Fax:      (905) 825-9267



Monday:         8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday:         8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Wednesday:   8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Thursday:        8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Friday:             8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday:       10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sunday:          Closed


In the event of an after hours emergency with your sick or injured pet, please call one of the veterinary emergency clinics below:

Mississauga Oakville Veterinary Emergency Hospital

(905) 829-9444

Burlington Veterinary Emergency Hospital

(905) 637-8111