aggression

The Ethology and Epidemiology of Canine Aggression

Randall Lockwood, 1995 Why Canids Bite? Biting is obviously a key component of predatory behavior in canids, However, most social...

Aggressive behavior of Dogs Kept as Companion Animals: Classification and Influence of Sex, Reproductive Status and Breed

Peter l. Borchelt 1983 Conclusions: Out of the 8 types of aggression studied in pet dogs, dominance and possessive aggression...

Comparison of Thyroid Analytes in Dogs Aggressive to Familiar People and in Non-Aggressive Dogs

Lisa A. Radosta, Frances S. Shofer, Ilana R. Reisner 2012 ABSTRACT A cross-sectional study was performed in order to examine...

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Effect of Dietary Protein Content and Tryptophan Supplementation on Dominance Aggression, Territorial Aggression, and Hyperactivity in Dogs

Jean S. DeNapoli, Nicholas H. Dodman, Louis Shuster, William M. Rand,  Kathy L. Gross, 2000 Summary L-tryptophan is a biosynthetic...

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Group Composition Effects on Aggressive Interpack Interactions of Gray Wolves in Yellowstone National Park

Kira A. Cassidy, Daniel R. MacNulty, Daniel R. Stahler, Douglas W. Smith and L. David Mech 2015 ABSTRACT Knowledge of...

Dominance Relationships in a Group of Domestic Dogs (Canis lupus familiaris)

Rebecca K. Trisko and Barbara B. Smuts, 2015 Conclusions: Altered pet dogs will form unidirectional, linear, hierarchical relationships, similarly to...

Behavioural Risks in Male Dogs With Minimal Lifetime Exposure to Gonadal Hormones May Complicate Population-Control Benefits of Desexing

Paul D. McGreevy, Bethany Wilson, Melissa J. Starling, James A. Serpell 2018 Conclusions: While neutering may reduce the incidence of...

Insights about the Epidemiology of Dog Bites in a Canadian City Using a Dog Aggression Scale and Administrative Data

Niamh Caffrey, Melanie Rock, Olivia Schmidtz, Doug Anderson, Melissa Parkinson and Sylvia L. Checkley 2019 Conclusions No breed group is...

Survey of the Use and Outcome of Confrontational and Non-Confrontational Training Methods In Client-Owned Dogs Showing Undesired Behaviors

Meghan E. Herron, Frances S. Shofer, Ilana R. Reisner 2008 ABSTRACT Prior to seeking the counsel of a veterinary behaviorist...

The Gut Microbiome Correlates with Conspecific Aggression in a Small Population of Rescued Dogs (Canis familiaris)

Nicole S. Kirchoff, Monique A.R. Udell and Thomas J. Sharpton 2019 ABSTRACT Aggression is a serious behavioral disorder in domestic...

Inter-Dog Household Aggression: 38 cases

Kathryn M. Wrubel, Alice A. Moon-Fanelli, Louise S. Maranda, Nicholas H. Dodman, 2011 Objective—To analyze factors associated with interdog household...

Individual Differences in Behaviour – Dog Personality

Kenth Svartberg, 2007 INTRODUCTION Dogs are highly capable of adapting to new environments and learning to perform different behaviour in...

Introduction to Aggression

<--Introduction to Behavioral Problems Introduction to Drive Balance--> Even if you are not experiencing a problem with your dog due...

Introduction to Behavioral Problems

<--Introduction to Dog Health Introduction to Aggression--> If you have read through this introduction from the beginning and have done...