Project: Genesis, development and effects of unwanted dog behaviors
In the project we examine the genesis and development of unwanted dog behaviors, and how they affect the surroundings.
Facts about the project
Project manager Sirkku Sarenbo Other project members Marie Doane Participating organizations Linnaeus University Financier Linnaeus University Timetable 2021-2024 Subject Biology (Department of Biology and Environmental Science, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences)
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The aim of the project is to examine the genesis and development of unwanted dog behaviors, and how they affect the surroundings. We put focus on understanding dog aggression and fear, how they develop and manifest. A dog that is displaying aggression can namely be afraid. The study is performed by enquires where the respondents can answer questions concerning dogs and dog behavior, and the consequences of the unwanted behaviors.
The enquiry is addressed to those
who have been object of dog aggression
whose dog was subjected to another dog's aggression
who owns a dog that has shown aggression towards other dogs/animals/or people