Dogs

Improving the Welfare of Australian Stock-herding Dogs

Author: 
Davis, Rosemary
Published: 
2015
Essay Description: 
An investigation into improving stock herding-dog welfare by using environmental factors and genetics to predict training success rates, thereby minimising wastage.
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Identifying aggression in domestic dogs, risk factors and implications for welfare

Author: 
Tao, Annie
Published: 
2014
Essay Description: 
Discusses the application of an effective series of test to identify potentially fearful dogs; fear is a factor contributing to aggression in domestic dogs
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Owners' Attitudes to their Overweight and Obese Dogs: How the Veterinarian can Influence the Welfare of these Animals through Owner Education

Author: 
Yates, Kelly
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Examines the factors contributing to companion animal obesity and the importance of educating owners about the health implications.
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The Importance and Reliability of Temperament Testing in Companion Dogs

Author: 
Allen, Katherine
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Examines the reliability of behavioural assessments in assessing dog temperament.
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Reducing Stress in Shelter Dogs by Modifying Shelter Management

Author: 
Thurtell, Grace
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Explores the application of different management techniques to reduce stress in shelter dogs.
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Recent Advances in the Welfare of Dogs in Shelters

Author: 
Colborne, Carolyn
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Discusses advances in reducing the stress associated with shelter environments and increasing adoption rates of shelter dogs.
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Implications of Ostearthritis in Canines and Scientific Developments to Potentially Increase their Welfare

Author: 
Paramanandarajah, Thivyanah
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Explores alternative treatments for osteoarthritic pain in dogs

Communication between Humans and Dogs, Implications for Future Selection and Training of Dogs

Author: 
Peek, Lincoln
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Examines aspects of dog-human communication that affect training
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Aggression: A Common Doggy Problem

Author: 
Padman, Leah
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Explores underlying causes and methods of controlling aggressive behaviour in dogs.
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Prevalence, Diagnosis and Treatment of Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

Explores improvements in understanding the prevalence, diagnosis and treatment of canine cognitive dysfunction to improve the well-being of senior dogs

Author: 
Tung, Tiffany
Published: 
2011
vein Essay ID: 
3270
Essay Description: 
Explores improvements in understanding the prevalence, diagnosis and treatment of canine cognitive dysfunction to improve the well-being of senior dogs
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