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Factors influencing dogs' stress level in the waiting room at a veterinary clinic

@inproceedings{Hernander2009FactorsID,
  title={Factors influencing dogs' stress level in the waiting room at a veterinary clinic},
  author={Louise Hernander},
  year={2009}
}
A number of 110 dogs were observed during their whole time in the waiting room at a veterinary clinic and the dogs' stress level was recorded in three different events; entrance, wait and weighing. One of the aims of this study was to investigate if the gender of the dog had any impact on the dog's stress-related behaviour in the waiting room. This had however no significant influence, suggesting that female and male dogs show an equal amount of stress. Another goal was to establish if the… Expand
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