"Boldness" in the domestic dog differs among breeds and breed groups.

@article{Starling2013BoldnessIT,
  title={"Boldness" in the domestic dog differs among breeds and breed groups.},
  author={Melissa J. Starling and Nicholas Branson and Peter C. Thomson and Paul D McGreevy},
  journal={Behavioural processes},
  year={2013},
  volume={97},
  pages={53-62}
}
"Boldness" in dogs is believed to be one end of the shy-bold axis, representing a super-trait. Several personality traits fall under the influence of this super-trait. Previous studies on boldness in dogs have found differences among breeds, but grouping breeds on the basis of behavioural similarities has been elusive. This study investigated differences in… CONTINUE READING