Effects of gender and parental status on knowledge and attitudes of dog owners regarding dog aggression toward children.

@article{Reisner2008EffectsOG,
  title={Effects of gender and parental status on knowledge and attitudes of dog owners regarding dog aggression toward children.},
  author={i Reisner and Frances S. Shofer},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={233 9},
  pages={
          1412-9
        }
}
  • I. Reisner, F. Shofer
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
OBJECTIVE To assess the effects of gender and parental status of dog owners on knowledge of and attitudes toward factors associated with dog aggression directed toward children. DESIGN Prevalence survey. POPULATION 804 dog owners. PROCEDURES A questionnaire was distributed to owners of all dogs examined at a university veterinary hospital between January and April 2007. Respondents were asked to indicate whether they agreed or disagreed with 37 statements regarding dog behavior and safety… Expand

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