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Links to articles abstracts are sorted in order of year (most recent first) and alphabetical by first author's last name within each year.

2010

Rosado B, Garcia-Belenquer S., Leon M., Chacon G., Villegas A., Paacio J. (2010). Blood concentrations of serotonin, cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone in aggressive dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 123(3): 124-130.

Vage J., Wade C., Biagi T., Fatjo J., Amat M., Lindblad-Toh K., Lingaas F. (2010). Association of dopamine- and serotonin-related genes with canine aggression. Genes, Brain and Behavior, 1601-1848.

van den Berg S.M., Heuven H.C.M., van den Berg L., Duffy D.L., Serpell J.A. (2010). Evaluation of the C-BARQ as a measure of stranger-directed aggression in three common dog breeds. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 124(3-4): 136-141.

2009

Corona Research Inc. (2009). Dog bites in Colorado: Report of dog bite incidents reported to animal control July 2007 - June 2008. Coalition for Living Safely with Dogs

Haverbekea A., De Smetb A., Depiereuxc E., Giffroya J., Diederich C. (2009). Assessing undesired aggression in military working dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 117(1-2), February, 55-62.

Langley RL. (2009). Human fatalities resulting from dog attacks in the United States, 1979-2005. Wilderness & Environmental Medicine, 20(1): 19-25.

Meints K., de Keuster T. (2009). Brief report: Don't kiss a sleeping dog: The first assessment of the Blue Dog Bite Prevention Program. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 34(10): 1084-1090.

Ortolani A., Vernooj H., Coppinger R. (2009). Ethiopian village dogs: Behavioural responses to a stranger's approach. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 119(3-4), July, 210-218.

Rosado B., Garcia-Belenguer S., Leon M., Palacio J. (2009). A comprehensive study of dog bites in Spain, 1995–2004. The Veterinary Journal, 179(3), March, 383-391.

2008

Bram M., Doherr MG, Lehmann D., Mills D., Steiger A. (2008). Evaluating aggressive behavior in dogs: a comparison of 3 tests. Journal of Veterinary Behavior, 3(4): 152-160. 

Diverio S., Tami G., Barone A. (2008). Prevalence of aggression and fear-related behavioral problems in a sample of Argentine Dogos in Italy. Journal of Veterinary Behavior, 3(2): 74-86.

Duffy D., Hsu Y., Serpell J. (2008). Breed differences in canine aggression. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 114(3-4): 441 - 460. 

Georges K., Adesiyun A. (2008). An investigation into the prevalence of dog bites to primary school children in Trinidad. BMC Public Health, 8:85.

Leuscher A.U., Reisner I.R. (2008). Canine aggression toward familiar people: A new look at an old problem. Veterinary Clinics of North American: Small Animal Practice, 38(5), Sept 2008, 1107-1130.

Messam L.L.M., Kass P.H., Chomel B.B., Hart L.A. (2008). The human-canine environment: a risk factor for non-play bites? The Veterinary Journal, 177(2), August, 205-215.

Moffat K. (2008). Addressing canine and feline aggression in the veterinary clinic. Veterinary Clinics of North American: Small Animal Practice, 38(5): 983-1003.

Orihel J.S., Fraser D. (2008). A note on the effectiveness of behavioural rehabilitation for reducing inter-dog aggression in shelter dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 112(3): 400-405.

O'Sullivan E., Jones B., O'Sullivan K., Hanlon A.J. (2008). The management and behavioural history of 100 dogs reported for biting a person. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 114(1-2), 149 - 158. 

Ott S.A., Schalke E., von Gaertner A.M., Hackbarth H. (2008). Is there a difference? Comparison of golden retrievers and dogs affected by breed specific legislation regarding aggressive behaviour. Journal of Veterinary Behavior, 3: 134-140.

Vage J., Fatjo J., Menna N., Amat M., Nydal R.G., Lingaas F. (2008). Behavioral characteristics of English Cocker Spaniels with owner-defined aggressive behavior. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, 3(6), 248-254.

van den Berg L., Vo-Loohuis M., Schilder M.B.H., van Oost B.A., Hazewinkel H.A.W., Wade C.M., Karlsson E.K., Lindblad-Toh K., Liinamo A.E., Leegwater P.A.J. (2008). Evaluation of the serotonergic genes htr 1A, htr1B, htr2A, and slc6A4 in aggressive behavior of Golden Retriever dogs. Behav Genet, 38:55-66.

Vas J., Topal J., Gyori B., Miklosi A. (2008). Consistency of dogs’ reactions to threatening cues of an unfamiliar person. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 112(3-4), 331 - 344. 

2007

Christensen E., Scarlett J., Campagna M., Houpt K. (2007). Aggressive behavior in adopted dogs that passed a temperament test. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 106(1-3), 85 - 95.

Dwyer J.P., Douglas T.S., van As A.B. (2007). Dog bite injuries in children - A review of data from a South African paediatric trauma unit. S Afr Med J; 97:597-600.

Fatjo J., Amat M., Mariotti V., de la Torre J. L. (2007). Manteca X. Analysis of 1040 cases of canine aggression in a referral practice in Spain. Journal of Veterinary Behavior, 2(5) 158-165.

Horvath Z., Igyarto B.Z., Magyar A., Miklosi A. (2007). Three different coping styles in police dogs exposed to a short-term challenge. Hormones and Behavior, 52: 621-630.

Houpt K.A. (2007). Genetics of canine behavior. Acta Vet Brno, 76: 431-444.

Liinamo A., van den Berg L., Leegwater P.A.J., Schilder M.B.H., van Arendonk J.A.M., van Oost B.A. (2007). Genetic variation in aggression-related traits in Golden Retriever dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 104, 95-106.

Radosta-Huntley L., Shofer F., Reisner I. (2007). Comparison of 42 cases of canine fear-related aggression with structured clinician initiated follow-up and 25 cases with unstructured client initiated follow-up. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 105(4), 330 - 341.

Reisner I.R., Shofer F.S., Nance M.L. (2007). Behavioral assessment of child-directed canine aggression. Inj Prev, 13: 348-351.

Rosado B., García-Belenguer S., León M., Palacio J. (2007). Spanish dangerous animals act: Effect on the epidemiology of dog bites. Journal of Veterinary Behavior, 2(5), 166-174.

Yalcin E., Batmaz H. (2007). Signalment factors, comorbidity in behavior diagnoses in dogs in Bursa region, Turkey (2000-2004). Acta Vet Brno, 76:445-450.

2006

Perez-Guisado J., Lopez-Rodriquez R., Munoz-Serrano A. (2006). Heritability of dominant–aggressive behaviour in English Cocker Spaniels. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 100(3-4), 219-227. 

Schalamon J., Ainoedhofer H., Singer G., Petnehazy T., Mayr J., Kiss K., Hollwarth M. (2006). Analysis of Dog Bites in Children Who Are Younger Than 17 Years. Pediatrics, 117(3) e374-e379.

van den Berg L., Schilder M.B.H., de Bries H., Leegwater P.A.J., van Oost B.A. (2006). Phenotyping of Aggressive Behavior in Golden Retriever Dogs with a Questionnaire. Behavior Genetics, 36(6) 0001-8244.

2005

Dodman N.H., Smith A., Holmes D. (2005). Comparison of the efficacy of remote consultations and personal consultations for the treatment of dogs which are aggressive towards their owners. The Veterinary Record 156(6) 168-170.

Fatjo J., Amat M., Mariotti V., Ruiz de la Torre J.L., Manteca X. (2005). Aggression in dogs: Analysis of 761 cases. Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 2005, pp. 251-254.

Fatjo J., Mets M., Braus B., Amat M., Ruiz de la Torre J.L., Feddersen-Petersen D., Manteca X. (2005). Aggression in wolves (canis lupus): Ambivalent behaviour as a model for comparable behaviour in dogs (canis familiaris). Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 2005, pp. 98-101.

Gandia Estelles M.G., Mills D.S., Coeshaw P.H., Shorthose C. (2005). A retrospective analysis of relationships with severity of signs of fear of fireworks and treatment outcome in 99 cases familiaris) at risk for aggressive behavior. Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 161-164.

Guy N.C., Sanchez J., Luescher A.U. (2005). Using multiple correspondence analysis to define groups of dogs (canis familiaris) at risk for aggressive behavior. Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 2005, p. 8-13.

Hart B.L., Hart L. (2005). Breed-specific profiles of canine (canis familiaris) behavior. Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 2005, pp. 107-113.

Horwitz, D.F. (2005). Classical counter-conditioning as a treatment modality for dogs (canis familiaris) showing aggression toward other dogs on walks. Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 2005, pp. 207-210.

Lane J.R., Bohon L.M. (2005). Effect of telephone follow-up on client compliance in the treatment of canine aggression. Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 192-193.

Notari L., Antoni M., Gallicchio B., Gazzano A. (2005). Behavioural testing for dog (canis familiaris) behaviour and owners' management in urban contexts: A preliminary study. Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 181-183.

Palestrini C., Michelazzi M., Cannas S., Verga M. (2005). Canine aggression: a survey in Northern Italy. Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 2005, pp. 52-55.

Peremans K.,Audenaert K., Hoybergs Y., Otte A., Goethals L., Gielen I., Blankaert P., Vervaet M., van Heeringen C., DierckR. (2005). The effect of citalopram hydrobromide on 5-HT2A receptors in the impulsive–aggressive dog, as measured with 123I-5-I-R91150 SPECT. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, 32(6), 619-7070.

Perry G., Seksel K., Beer L. (2005). Aggression: An analysis of the frequency of forms seen in an Australian behaviour practice and their interrelationships with other relevant factors. Current Issues and Research in Veterinary Behavior: Papers presented at the 5th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting, 2005, pp. 270-282.

Reisner I.R. (2003). Differential diagnosis and management of human-directed aggression in dogs. Vet Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice, 33(2), 303-320.

Reisner I.R., Houpt K.A., Shofer F.S. (2005). National survey of owner-directed aggression in English Springer Spaniels. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 227(10) 1594-1603.

van den Berg L., Kwant L., Hestand M.S., van Oost B.A., Leegwater P.A.J. (2005). Structure and variation of three canine genes involved in serotonin binding and transport: The serotonin receptor 1A gene (htr1A), serotonin receptor 2A gene (htr2A), and serotonin transporter gene (slc6A4). Journal of Heredity, 96(7): 786-796.

Vas J., Topal J. Gacsi M. Miklosi A., Csanyi V. (2005). A friend or an enemy? Dogs’ reaction to an unfamiliar person showing behavioural cues of threat and friendliness at different times. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 94(1-2) 99 - 115.

2004

Badino P., Odore R., Osella M.C., Bergamasco .L, Francone P., Girardi C., Re G. (2004). Modifications of serotonergic and adrenergic receptor concentrations in the brain of aggressive Canis familiaris. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 139(3): 343-50.

Kahn A., Robert E., Piette D., De Keuster T., Lamoureaux J., Leveque A. (2004). Prevalence of dog bites in children: a telephone survey. European Journal of Pediatrics, 163(7) 0340-6199.

2003

King T., Hemsworth P.H., Coleman G.J. (2003). Fear of novel and startling stimuli in domestic dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 82(1): 45-64.

Kobelt A. (2003). A survey of dog ownership in suburban Australia—conditions and behaviour problems. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 82(2) 137-148.

Pentürk S., Yalçin E. (2003). Hypocholesterolaemia in dogs with dominance aggression. Journal of Veterinary Medicine Series A, 50(7), 339-342.

Reisner I.R. (2003). Differential diagnosis and management of human-directed aggression in dogs. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice, 33(2) 303-320.

Rugberg H., Proschowsky H.F., Ersboll A.K., Lund J.D. (2003). Risk factors associated with interdog aggression and shooting phobias among purebred dogs in Denmark. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 58(1-2) 85-100.

2000

DeNapoli J.S., Dodman N.H., Shuster L., Rand W.M., Gross K.L. (2000). Effect of dietary protein content and tryptophan supplementation on dominance aggression, territorial aggression, and hyperactivity in dogs. JAVMA, 217(4): 504-508.

2001

Overall K.L., Love M. (2001). Dog bites to humans—demography, epidemiology, injury, and risk. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 218(12), 1923-1934.

Grant I., Belcher J.C.R. (2000). Injuries to the hand from dog bites. Journal of Hand Surgery (British and European Volume) 25B: 1: 26-28.

Sacks J.J., Sinclair L., Gilchrist J., Golab G.C., Lockwood R. (2000). Breeds of dogs involved in fatal human attacks in the United States between 1979 and 1998. JAVMA, 217(6) 836-840 .

Virga V., Houpt K.A., Scarlett J.M. (2001). Efficacy of amitriptyline as a pharmacological adjunct to behavioral modification in the management of aggressive behaviors in dogs. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association, 37(4), 325-330.

1996

Dodman N.H., Donnelly R., Shuster L., Mertens P., Rand W., Miczek K. (1996). Use of fluoxetine to treat dominance aggression in dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 209(9):1585-7.

Dodman N.H., Moon R., Zelin M. (1996). Influence of owner personality type on expression and treatment outcome of dominance aggression in dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc, 209(6):1107-9.

Reisner I.R., Mann J.J., Stanley M., Huang Y., Houpt K.A. (1996). Comparison of cerebrospinal fluid monoamine metabolite levels in dominant-aggressive and non-aggressive dogs. Brain Research, 714(1-2), 57-64.

Sacks J.J., Lockwood R., Hornreicht J., Sattin R.W. (1996). Fatal Dog Attacks, 1989-1994. Pediatrics, 97(6) 891-895.

1994

Gershman K.A., Sacks J.J., Wright, J.C. (1994). Pediatrics, 93(6) 913-917.

1993

Vacalopoulos A., Anderson R.K. (1993). Canine behavior problems reported by clients in a study of veterinary hospitals. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 37(1): 84.

1982

Voith V.L., Borchelt P.L. (1982). Diagnosis and treatment of dominance aggression in dogs. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract, 12(4):655-63.

 

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