Welcome to Dogs and Society

Hello and welcome to Dogs and Society! My name is Rachel and I am really interested in how dogs fit into the human world.

For a long time I have wanted to do something to break down the barriers between canine behavioural science and dogs in real life. As a PhD student studying human directed aggressive behaviour, I have often wondered how many dog problems could be solved if scientists shared a bit more. Of course, that’s easier said than done when many science journals have hefty subscription fees, way out of the price range of the average owner/dog worker.

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