JAVMA Instructions for Authors - Animal Behavior Case of the Month



The purpose of the Animal Behavior Case of the Month feature is to provide readers with clinically relevant information on the evaluation and treatment of behavioral problems in animals. The text for manuscripts submitted for this feature should be organized under the following headings: Statement of the Problem, Signalment, History, Physical Examination Findings and Laboratory Results, Diagnosis, Treatment, Follow-up, and, if necessary, Discussion.

Authors should follow all general guidelines for manuscript preparation and submission, including guidelines for preparation of electronic copies of figures, given in the Instructions for JAVMA Authors. For additional information, please contact Dr. Kurt Matushek by telephone (847-925-8070 or 800-248-2862, ext 6768) or e-mail (kmatushek@avma.org). The Animal Behavior Case of the Month feature is published in cooperation with the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists.