Preliminary observations on the characteristics of the owned dog population in Roseau, Dominica
Contributor(s):: Davis, B. W., Alie, K., Fielding, W. J., Morters, M., Galindo, F.
This article reports findings from interviews with 93 heads of households (38.6% of all households) who owned 148 dogs in Roseau, the capital of The Commonwealth of Dominica. Mixed dogs, of no definable cross, were most common, followed by Rottweiler crosses. The median age of the dogs was 3...
The Animal Preference Test and its relationship to behavioral problems in young children
Contributor(s):: Rojas, E. B., Tuber, S.
Attitudes towards dogs and other "pets" in Roseau, Dominica
Contributor(s):: Alie, K., Davis, B. W., Fielding, W. J., Galindo Maldonado, F.
This paper reports on the findings of interviews on attitudes towards pet care with 241 heads of households in Roseau, the capital of The Commonwealth of Dominica. Parrots and dogs were the two most preferred animals, and snakes were least liked; however, few respondents (0.8