A practitioner's guide to working dog welfare

@article{Rooney2008APG,
  title={A practitioner's guide to working dog welfare},
  author={Nicola J Rooney and Samantha A. Gaines and Elly Hiby},
  journal={Journal of Veterinary Behavior-clinical Applications and Research},
  year={2008},
  volume={4},
  pages={127-134}
}
Abstract Research conducted by the Anthrozoology Institute and the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory has shown that many working dogs exhibit high levels of physiologic stress in response to kenneling (Hiby et al., 2006; Rooney et al., 2007a). Furthermore, these dogs tend to perform poorly during training, establishing links between welfare and working ability (Rooney et al., 2005, 2007b). Subsequently, we have been studying how kenneling affects welfare and working ability… 
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