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A case for a naturalistic perspective: response to Lawrence and Bekoff
Contributor(s):: Paxton, D. W.
The author responds to commentaries on his original paper noting that "The paper is about questions, not answers. The orthodoxanswer in urban animal management — responsible pet ownership — is really the target of the naturalistic perspective. The paper requests urban authorities to always ask...
A commentary on 'Understanding dog-human companionship.'
Contributor(s):: Durgee, Jeffrey F.
A cross sectional study of the prevalence and risk factors for owner misperception of canine body shape in first opinion practice in Glasgow
Contributor(s):: Courcier, E. A., Mellor, D. J., Thomson, R. M., Yam, P. S.
A cross-sectional study of factors associated with dog ownership in Tanzania
Contributor(s):: Knobel, D. L., Laurenson, M. K., Kazwala, R. R., Boden, L. A., Cleaveland, S.
BackgroundMass vaccination of owned domestic dogs is crucial for the control of rabies in sub-Saharan Africa. Knowledge of the proportion of households which own dogs, and of the factors associated with dog ownership, is important for the planning and implementation of rabies awareness and dog...
A dog breeder has "re-claimed" a dog that had previously been sold/given to another person
Contributor(s):: Clarke, R.
A pilot study on the usefulness of information and education campaign materials in enhancing the knowledge, attitude and practice on rabies in rural Sri Lanka
Contributor(s):: Matibag, G. C., Ohbayashi, Y., Kanda, K., Yamashina, H., Kumara, W. R., Perera, I. N., De Silva, D. D., De, S. Gunawardena G. S., Jayasinghe, A., Ditangco, R. A., Tamashiro, H.
A qualitative study of the attitudes of members of a developing community towards their dogs and veterinary services
Contributor(s):: Hohn, E. W., Williams, J. H., Kirkpatrick, R. D.
A survey of owners' perceptions of fear of fireworks in a sample of dogs and cats in New Zealand
Contributor(s):: Dale, A. R., Walker, J. K., Farnworth, M. J., Morrissey, S. V., Waran, N. K.
A survey of the impact of owning a service dog on quality of life for individuals with physical and hearing disability: a pilot study
Contributor(s):: Hall, S. S., Turner, A., MacMichael, J., Mills, D. S.
A survey of urban pet ownership in Bali
Contributor(s):: Margawani, K. R., Robertson, I. D.
A systematic review and meta-analysis of the proportion of dogs surrendered for dog-related and owner-related reasons
Contributor(s):: Lambert, K., Coe, J., Niel, L., Dewey, C., Sargeant, J. M.
A tail of two personalities: How canine companions shape relationships and well-being
Contributor(s):: Cavanaugh, Lisa A., Leonard, Hillary A., Scammon, Debra L.
Adaptation of dogs to the amputation of a limb and their owners' satisfaction with the procedure
Contributor(s):: Kirpensteijn, J., van den Bos, R., Endenburg, N.
Adopting shelter dogs: owner experiences of the first month post-adoption
Contributor(s):: Marston, L. C., Bennett, P. C., Coleman, G. J.
A number of studies have examined factors associated with the relinquishment of pet dogs to animal welfare shelters. In Australia, however, there has been little investigation of new owners' experiences when they subsequently adopt one of these dogs. To address this, telephone interviews were...
Adoption of shelter dogs in a Brazilian community: assessing the caretaker profile
| Contributor(s):: Francisco Rafael Martins Soto, Ferreira, F., Pinheiro, S. R., Nogari, F., Risseto, M. R., de Souza, O., Amaku, M.
| Contributor(s):: Soto, F. R., Ferreira, F., Pinheiro, S. R., Nogari, F., Risseto, M. R., de Souza, O., Amaku, M.
A survey in Ibiuna, Sao Paulo, Brazil, of caregivers (owners) who adopted shelter dogs assessed length of ownership, proportion of male and female dogs adopted, and owners' characteristics. It addressed breeding, neutering, vaccination, and veterinary care. It used no testing to provide a good...
All take and no give?
| Contributor(s):: Honey, L.
An epidemiological investigation of pet ownership in Ontario
| Contributor(s):: Leslie, B. E., Meek, A. H., Kawash, G. F., McKeown, D. B.
An ethicist's commentary on the case of the stray tattooed beagle
| Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.