Strong selection for behavioural resilience in Australian stock working dogs identified by selective sweep analysis

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Working dog handlers and breeders have strong opinions on characteristics that are desirable in the breeds that they use to handle stock. Most of these characteristics are related to conformation or behaviour. This study explored whether the genetics underlying desirable working behaviour traits might be identified by selective sweep analysis; a method that… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s40575-015-0017-6

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