Dogs

Unnatural Selection: Breeding Practices in Pedigree Dogs

Author
Conradi, Oliver
Published
2012
vein Essay ID
3290
Essay Description
Discusses mechanisms responsible for disseminating inherited diseases in pedigree dogs and examines the tools available to improve the health and welfare of those breeds most severely affected.
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Discusses mechanisms responsible for disseminating inherited diseases in pedigree dogs and examines the tools available to improve the health and welfare of those breeds most severely affected.

The prevention and treatment of anxiety-related behaviours in dogs: an exploration using non-pharmacological methods

Author
Slater, Leah
Published
2012
vein Essay ID
3283
Essay Description
Discusses the efficacy of non-pharmacological methods for the treatment of anxiety disorders in dogs.
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Discusses the efficacy of non-pharmacological methods for the treatment of anxiety disorders in dogs.

The behaviour, effects and treatment associated with separation-related disorders in dogs

Author
Murray, Leah
Published
2012
vein Essay ID
3282
Essay Description
Discusses typical behaviours, such as destructiveness, excessive vocalisation and inappropriate elimination, exhibited by dogs with separation-related disorders and the effects of behaviour-modification techniques and pharmacotherapy treatments.
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Discusses typical behaviours, such as destructiveness, excessive vocalisation and inappropriate elimination, exhibited by dogs with separation-related disorders and the effects of behaviour-modification techniques and pharmacotherapy treatments.

Human-Dog Interactions: Examining its Effects on Dog Behaviour, Learning Ability and Welfare

Author
Vera, Cynthia Cricri
Published
2012
vein Essay ID
3275
Essay Description
Discusses the way in which improving human-dog interactions can enhance dog behaviour, learning ability and consequent welfare.

Discusses the way in which improving human-dog interactions can enhance dog behaviour, learning ability and consequent welfare.

Prevalence, Diagnosis and Treatment of Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

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

Importance of Dog Morphology in apparent Behaviour and Trainability: Examining how Morphological Differences in Dog Breeds can affect Perception of their Trainability

Author
Zahradka, Jennifer
Published
2011
vein Essay ID
3254
Essay Description
Considers how dog breed and therefore morphology, may influence trainability.

Considers how dog breed and therefore morphology, may influence trainability.

Behavioural “Problems”: Prevention as the Key to reducing the Number of Dogs euthanased in Australian Animal Shelters

Author
Gulliver, Emma
Published
2011
vein Essay ID
3252
Essay Description
Looks at studies that show the need for improvement in public education and dog behavioural assessment, in order to reduce the euthanasia death toll in dog shelters.
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Looks at studies that show the need for improvement in public education and dog behavioural assessment, in order to reduce the euthanasia death toll in dog shelters.