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Companion dogs are increasingly trained for sports using varying pedagogical ideas considering the human-dog interaction. We focused on the human-dog interaction by examining the characteristics constructed for dogs within the training methods, and on the definitions of ideal dogs as described by...

Author(s)
Koski, L.; Bäcklund, P.
Publisher
Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden, Netherlands
Citation
Society & Animals, 2015, 23, 1, pp 24-44
Abstract

These proceedings presents papers submitted at the 44th yearly seminar (NJF-Seminar no. 450 Fur Animal Meeting) at Nova Park Conference in Knivsta, Sweden, last 1-3 November 2011 . There were 55 participants from Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Iceland and the Netherlands. There were no key note...

Publisher
International Fur Animal Scientific Association, Tjele, Denmark
Citation
Scientifur, 2011, 35, 3/4, pp 63-75
Abstract

The results are presented of studies on enslavement of adult Formica cinerea cinerea workers by Formica sanguinea a phenomenon hitherto unknown under natural conditions. Such enslavement follows periodic invasions and temporary occupation of nests of a slave species by F. sanguinea. During the...

Author(s)
Czechowski, W.; Rotkiewicz, W.
Citation
Annales Zoologici, 1997, 47, 3/4, pp 469-478
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Primary (egg) sex ratios and secondary (adult) sex ratios were compared in colonies of Formica exsecta with different worker sex allocation optima, due to different degrees of relatedness asymmetry among colonies. Fifty-nine colonies were sampled on 3 adjacent islands on the southwest coast of...

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Sundström, L.; Chapuisat, M.; Keller, L.
Citation
Science (Washington), 1996, 274, 5289, pp 993-995
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Adjustment of the numbers of foragers allocated to different foraging trails by colonies of Formica polyctena was studied in the field in Finland during May-June 1989. Foragers were marked and transferred from one nest to another related nest, where they joined the foraging force. Transferred...

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Gordon, D. M.; Rosengren, R.; Sundström, L.
Citation
Ecological Entomology, 1992, 17, 2, pp 114-120

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