Evaluating the Strange Situation Procedure (SSP) to Assess the Bond between Dogs and Humans

The Strange Situation Procedure (SSP) is increasingly being used to study attachment between dogs and humans. It has been developed from the Ainsworth Strange Situation Procedure, which is used extensively to investigate attachment between children and their parents. In this experiment, 12 female beagle dogs were tested in two treatments to identify… CONTINUE READING
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