Downstay Animal Behavior Consulting

(413) 335-1707

An applied animal behaviorist is a person with an advanced degree who consults with clients, provides detailed behavior modification plans, and can recognize normal vs abnormal behaviors.

At Downstay, Dr. Brown provides private consultations and education for clients with dogs, cats, rabbits, and parrots.


Pet Guardian Inventory

Download your free copy of 10 questions to help you think about your strengths and challenges surrounding your relationship with your pet.

Private Consultations

If you have a behavior issue affecting your companion animal, you can get help.

Remote Consultations

We provide help by phone and Skype for people who need some guidance or information.

Pay Online

If you've already set up an appointment, you can pay online using a credit card or PayPal.

Tools we like

This is our running list of training tools and other resources that we've reviewed and endorsed.

Read our articles

In our articles you can read our recommendations and join us as we reflect on human and animal relationships.

HomeSafe: a low- or no-cost companion animal boarding program

Shelters for families fleeing domestic violence rarely accept pets. A portion of all of our profits go to supporting our HomeSafe project.

Take the C-BARQ dog behavior evaluation

The C-BARQ is a questionnaire-based tool from UPenn Vet School that can help us understand your dog's behavior and temperament.