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This article aims at the presentation of a destructive behavior displayed by some dogs left alone or separated from their owners. Separation anxiety, typically demonstrated by vocalization, urination and defecation when the animal is kept isolated, remains one of the most common behavioral...

Author(s)
Osija, A.; Fiszdon, K.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2015, 90, 12, pp 793-796
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Man's connection with the dog has lasted thousands of years. Over that period, humans have influenced the physical characteristics and behavior of Canis familiaris through the process of artificial selection. The role of the domestic dog, however, has been changing along with human civilization,...

Author(s)
Karpiński, M.; Mazurkiewicz, T.; Drozd, L.; Goleman, M.; Czyżowski, P.
Publisher
Polskie Towarzystwo Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2013, 69, 7, pp 411-414
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This article aims at the reviewing the current knowledge on the obesity in humans and also in the companion, pet animals. Obesity is defined as a significant increase of the body weight; usually 15-20% above ideal value, what means the weight that maximized life expectancy. Obesity affects 22-41%...

Author(s)
Kania, B. F.; Wrońska, D.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2015, 90, 8, pp 501-504
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The aim of the study was the analysis of the relationship between test results for puppies and adult dogs in mothers and their progeny. In total, 161 German Shepherd puppies, registered in the Polish Kennel Club, aged from 6 weeks to 9 weeks, were examined. 103 of them were examined again at the...

Author(s)
Goleman, M.
Publisher
Polskiego Towarzystwa Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2010, 66, 12, pp 843-846
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The aim of the study was to elaborate and verify a social test for adult dogs, taking into account training and maintenance. In total, 157 dogs (male and female) aged from 1 to 4 years were studied. All dogs came from breeds registered in the Polish Kennel Club. Two groups were selected: (1)...

Author(s)
Goleman, M.
Publisher
Polskiego Towarzystwa Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2009, 65, 9, pp 642-645