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The Ecology of Stray Dogs

A Study of Free-Ranging Urban Animals

by Alan M. Beck

  • 98 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Purdue University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal Ecology,
  • Dogs,
  • Mammals,
  • Maryland,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Animal Behavior (Ethology),
  • Science,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - General,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology,
  • Feral dogs,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Baltimore,
  • Behavior,
  • Ecology,
  • Health aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8600649M
    ISBN 101557532451
    ISBN 109781557532459

    Full Description: "The scope of animal ecology; Ecological surveys; Animal inter-relations; Habitats; Numbers: statistics; Numbers: dynamics; Economic problems. The Ecology of Animals, making writing skills is in line with your capacity: Exposure to published, written works has greatly influenced his writing, as other writers rhythm, flow and observed style of writing, always. The Ecology of Stray Dogs: A Study of Free-Ranging Urban Animals (West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, ), by Alan M. Beck (PDF at Purdue) Filed under: Feral dogs -- Juvenile fiction The farrier's dog and his fellow (Boston: L.C. Page and Company, ), by Will Allen Dromgoole, illust. by Amy M. Sacker (page images at Florida).

      “This picture book has all the earmarks of a classic. Simont gets it all right.” —The Horn Book (starred review) Caldecott Medalist Marc Simont's heartwarming tale of a stray dog is told with tender simplicity and grace. Alabama (Causey and Cude ). Dogs are also resilient scavengers in urban areas as Beck () documented in a study of stray dogs in Baltimore, Maryland. Overseas and in certain areas of the U.S., dogs that live in rural villages are commonly free-ranging but derive much of their nutritional needs from people’s leftovers and Size: KB.

    But the dog has won their hearts and stays on their following Saturday the family returns to the picnic grounds to look for Willy, but they are not alone; the dogcatcher is looking for him, too Caldecott Medalist Marc Simont's heartwarming tale of a stray dog who finds a home is told with appealing simplicity and grace. Like the family in the book, children are bound to fall in love with the irresistible stray. Funny, poignant, and satisfying, The Stray Dog is being published on the 50th anniversary of the first children's book written and illustrated by Caldecott Medalist Marc Simont.


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This readable contribution should be in the hands of any city or state agency dealing with dog problems or with public health problems. The book should also be of considerable interest to all ecologists, behaviorists, and biologists.

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This study of dog ecology (and behaviour) and of human ecology (/5(3). PDF | On Jan 1,Alan M. Beck and others published The Ecology of Stray Dogs: A Study of Free-ranging Urban Animals | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. Ecology of Stray Dogs: A Study of Free-Ranging Urban Animals (New Directions in the Human-Animal Bond) Paperback – January 1, by Alan M.

Beck (Author) › Visit Amazon's Alan M. Beck Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. 5/5(2). John Ridley, Stray Dogs (Ballantine, ) Stray Dogs is the epitome of the needless book.

There is nothing to be learned from it, no deep meaning involved, no moral to the story. A guy on his way to pay off some loansharks he's into has a breakdown on the outskirts of a very strange little town in Nevada/5(17).

It is a study, he says, of the ecology and behavior of humans as well as of dogs. To the original work published in (York Press), he adds a new preface incorporating new observations, such as that stray dogs adapt behavior to camouflage themselves as straying pets, and that wild urban dogs pose no significant threat to : Purdue University Purdue e-Pubs Purdue University Press e-books OLD Purdue University Press The ecology of stray dogs: A study of free-ranging.

Stray Dogs is an intense and fiery book that practically burned my hands as I read it, just like the sun that is described in John Ridley's hard hitting truthful words.

reading the book I could feel the heat and sand from sierra's desert landscape, along side the heat of all the choices made by John/5. by Alan Beck This brief little scientific book gives the results of a study done on free-roaming dogs in Baltimore.

The author simply foll. Straw Dogs, like all the ugly rightwing ecology for which humanity is just an excrescence, is shot through with a kind of intellectual equivalent of genocide.

It is a dangerous, despairing book Author: Terry Eagleton. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, 98 pages illustrations 24 cm: Contents: 1. The Baltimore study The ecology of free-ranging dogs Public health aspects Recommendations for urban dog control. The Ecology of Stray Dogs by Alan Beck,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

The Ecology of Stray Dogs: Alan Beck: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(3). Get this from a library. The ecology of stray dogs: a study of free-ranging urban animals. [Alan M Beck]. Comparative social ecology of feral dogs and wolves Article (PDF Available) in Ethology Ecology and Evolution January (1) May with 2, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

The major part of this book is devoted to the ecology and public health aspects of free-ranging dogs in Baltimore, Maryland. Origin, distribution, land use patterns, social organization and mortality of an estimated stray dogs are considered together with frequency/severity of biting, the faeces-urine problem and dog-associated by: THE ECOLOGY OF STRAY DOGS THE ECOLOGY OF STRAY DOGS Heynes, M.

This book* is more aptly described by its subtitle â A Study of Free Ranging Urban Animalsâ. The study was carried out in Baltimore and although social conditions there are not similar to those in Australian cities much value can be gained from the book which is the result of the authorâ s personal.

Mr. Simont and his wife have one grown son, two dogs and a cat. They live in West Cornwall, Connecticut. Marc Simont's most recent book is The Stray Dog.

Marc Simont was born in in Paris. His parents were from the Catalonia region of Spain, and his childhood was spent in France, Spain, and the United States.4/4(11). Ecology of Stray Dogs: A Study of Free-Ranging Urban Animals.

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In their new book, What Is a Dog?, Raymond and Lorna Coppinger argue that if you really want to understand the nature of dogs, you need to know these other animals. The vast majority are not strays or lost pets, the Coppingers say, but rather superbly adapted scavengers—the closest living things to the dogs that first emerged thousands of.Dogs and stray dogs.

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Their sad lot was dramatised by Anton Chekhov in the famous short story Kashtanka, by Mikhail Bulgakov in the novella Heart of a Dog, and by Gavriil Troyepolsky in the novel White Bim Black of Marchthere were an estima