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  1. Attitudes Toward and Perceptions of Deer Management in Suburban Boston

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Michael Devito

    Communities in the United States have experienced a large and growing white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) population. Residents in these communities may enjoy encounters with white-tailed...

  2. Survival analysis and computer simulations of lethal and contraceptive management strategies for urban deer

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Grund, M. D.

    2011 Human-Wildlife Interactions 5 1 23-31 2155-3858, 2155-3858 English Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Farmland Wildlife Research Group, 35365 800th Avenue, Madelia, MN 56062,...

  3. How do Suburban Coyote Attacks Affect Residents' Perceptions? Insights from a New York Case Study

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): William F. Siemer, Daniel J. Decker, James E. Shanahan, Heather A. Wieczorek Hudenko

    Understanding the human dimensions of human-coyote conflicts in metropolitan areas has taken on greater importance as coyotes (Canis latrans) have established themselves as the top predator in...

  4. Animal House: Pet Keeping In Urban And Suburban Households In The Northeast, 1850-1900

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Grier, Katherine C.

    1993 Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife Annual Proceedings 18 109-129 08883165 text

  5. Avian Use of Suburban Greenways as Stopover Habitat

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Salina M. Kohut

    The decline of Neotropical migrant songbirds has called attention to the need for habitat conservation along the entire migratory route, and scientists now recognize the need to conserve stopover...

  6. Patterns of human-coyote conflicts in the Denver Metropolitan Area

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Poessel, S. A., Breck, S. W., Teel, T. L., Shwiff, S., Crooks, K. R., Angeloni, L.

    2013 Journal of Wildlife Management 77 2 297-305 0022-541X 10.1002/jwmg.454 English Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523,...

  7. A wild web: The tangled history of attitudes toward wildlife in a dynamic New England culture, 1945--1985

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Hopkins, Mary H.

    2009 310 University of New Hampshire Durham, NH English text

  8. Estimating deer abundance in suburban areas with infrared-triggered cameras

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Paul D. Curtis, Bazartseren Boldgiv, Peter M. Mattison, Jason R. Boulanger

    Interactions between humans and white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) have become common, often resulting in management actions to mitigate negative impacts. Changes in population size are...

  9. A survey of dog ownership in suburban Australia - conditions and behaviour problems

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kobelt, A. J., Hemsworth, P. H., Barnett, J. L., Coleman, G. J.

    There has been an increasing emphasis in Australia on confining dogs to owner's properties (household backyards) as a solution to problems of dog aggression. Therefore, there is a need to...

  10. Knowledge, attitudes, and opinions about human-wildlife conflicts held by community leaders in Virginia

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Regina M. Elsner

    Using a mail survey, I questioned 490 representatives of local government (i.e., elected officials, administrative officials, animal control officers, and county Cooperative Extension agents)...

  11. Deer–vehicle collision trends at a suburban immunocontraception site

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Allen T. Rutberg, Ricky E. Naugle

    Observations of extended estrus seasons in female white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) vaccinated with porcine zona pellucida (PZP) immunocontraceptives have led to speculation that...

  12. The human-dog relationship: a tale of two species

    | Book Sections | Contributor(s): Alan M. Beck, C. N.L. Macpherson (editor), F. X. Meslin (editor), Alexander I. Wandeler (editor)

    It is common that different species of animals may share the same environment and often benefit from each other’s presence. They may follow one another for food, or flee together even when only...

  13. The behaviour of Labrador retrievers in suburban backyards: the relationships between the backyard environment and dog behaviour

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kobelt, A. J., Hemsworth, P. H., Barnett, J. L., Coleman, G. J., Butler, K. L.

    Most pet dogs in urban Australia are confined to their owners' property in a suburban backyard. Despite the literature on the effect of captive environments on both farm and zoo animals, there is...