A scientific analysis of dogs, their behaviour, and their relationships with humans.Many see their favorite breed woven into the Bayeux tapestry or carved into the walls of some ancient tomb. ... Like other domesticated animals, dogs may have originated as scavengers, and been domesticated for use as food and fiber, or put to work, just as oxen pull ploughs, ... This chapter distils 20 years of observations and experiments at Hampshire College on the subject of breed- specific behavior.
|Title||:||The Domestic Dog|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1995-09-21|