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Genetics and the Social Behavior of the Dog

by John Paul Scott

  • 84 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal Behavior (Ethology),
  • Primate Behavior,
  • Science,
  • Pets,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Dogs - General,
  • Pets / Dogs / General,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - General,
  • Behavior,
  • Dogs,
  • Genetics,
  • Social behavior in animals

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages506
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9615303M
    ISBN 100226743381
    ISBN 109780226743387

    "What does heredity do to behaviour? " was the question a research team under the leadership of Dr J. P. Scott set out to answer nearly 20 years ago at the Jackson Laboratory in Maine. That the dog was chosen for study-because, like man, it shows a high degree of individual variability in behaviour-was indeed fortunate for dog breeders and trainers, as has been shown in practice Cited by: As the number of published studies increases, this book aims to give the reader an overview of the state of the art on dog research, with an emphasis on social behavior and socio-cognitive skills. It represents a valuable resource for students, veterinarians, dog specialists, or anyone who wants deeper knowledge of his or her canine companion.

    "The last comprehensive study [of dog behavior] was concluded more than thirty years ago, when John Paul Scott and John L. Fuller published their seminal work Genetics and the Social Behavior of the Dog."—Mark Derr, The Atlantic Monthly "Genetics and the Social Behavior of the Dog is essential reading for anyone involved in the breeding of dogs. GENETICS AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF SOCIAL BEHAVIOR IN DOGS J. P. SCOTT The Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences and The Jackson Laboratory INTRODUCTION As anyone familiar with the facts of embryology knows, behavior is not biologi-cally inherited as such. The fertilized egg shows no activity except that connected.

    Behavior in Hybrids: Complex Behavior ; Development of Physical Differences and their Relation to Behavior ; The Effects of Heredity upon the Behavior of Dogs ; Part IV. General Implications ; Implications for the Art of Dog Breeding ; The Evolution of Dogs and Men ; Toward a Science of Social Genetics ; Bibliography. Relationships with people are not established by dominant/submissive social signaling; they are a result of genetics, early handling, and socialization and shaped by learning and consequences. In fact, dogs have acquired an ability and readiness to respond to human behavior not found in wolves, even if the wolf pup is hand raised and socialized.


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The classic study of dog behavior gathered into one volume. Based on twenty years of research at the Jackson Laboratory, this is the single most important and comprehensive reference work on the behavior of dogs ever complied.

"Genetics and the Social Behavior of the Dog is one of the most important texts on canine behavior published to by: "Genetics and the Social Behavior of Mammals." The results of that project are now summarized in this book, which is primarily an account of an experiment lasting some thirteen years and involving intensive and extensive measurements on the behavior of hundreds of purebred and hybrid dogs, studied from birth to one year.

Scott and Fuller then developed a program of research on dogs, concentrated on five breeds maintained at the Behavior Station near Bar Harbor.

An extensive series of studies on genetics and development led to Scott and Fuller's classic Genetics and the Social Behavior of the Dog (). The book has been reprinted several times. The classic study of dog behavior gathered into one volume. Based on twenty years of research at the Jackson Laboratory, this is the single most important and comprehensive reference work on the behavior of dogs ever complied.

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Genetics and the Social Behavior of the Dog: The Genetic s:   Anyone interested in breeding, training, or canine behavior must own this book.”—Wayne Hunthausen, D.V.M., Director of Animal Behavior Consultations “This pioneering research on dog behavioral genetics is a timeless classic for all serious students of ethology and canine behavior.”—Dr.

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Anyone interested in breeding. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Also published as: Dog behavior: the genetic basis. Originally published: Description. The classic study of dog behavior gathered into one volume. Based on twenty years of research at the Jackson Laboratory, this is the single most important and comprehensive reference work on the behavior of dogs ever complied.

"Genetics and the Social Behavior of the Dog is one of the most important texts on canine behavior published to date. Anyone interested in breeding, training, or canine behavior must own this book.”—Wayne Hunthausen, D.V.M., Director of Animal Behavior Consultations “This pioneering research on dog behavioral genetics is a timeless classic for all serious students of ethology and canine behavior.”—Dr.

Michael Fox, Senior Advisor to the President, The /5(32). Central to the book is the role heredity plays in the development of behavior.

Giving puppies an environment designed on the principles of a well-run school, Scott and Fuller tested five breeds representing the major dog groups and carried out a Mendelian experiment with two of the most different breeds: The basenji and the cocker spaniel.

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Anyone interested in breeding, training, or canine behavior must own this book.”—Wayne Hunthausen, D.V.M., Director of Animal Behavior Consultations “This pioneering research on dog behavioral genetics is a timeless classic for all serious students of ethology and canine behavior.”—Dr.

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