Date: 2017-05-06 15:00:05
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Here are sources and other interesting studies:
Position Statement on the Use of Dominance Theory in Behavior Modification of Animals,” American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior, 2008.
“Dominance and Dog Training,” Association of Professional Dog Trainers, 2009
What Are Some of the Common Myths About Dog Training?” Association of Professional Dog Trainers.
L. David Mech, “Alpha Status, Dominance, and Division of Labor in Wolf Packs,” Canadian Journal of Zoology 77 (1999): 1196–1203.
Meghan E. Herron et al., “Survey of the Use and Outcome of Confrontational and Non-confrontational Training Methods in Client-Owned Dogs Showing Undesired Behaviors,” Applied Animal Behaviour Science 117, no. 1–2 (2009): 47–54. (08)00371-7/abstract
Andrea Beetz et al., “Psychosocial and Psychophysiological Effects of Human-Animal Interactions: The Possible Role of Oxytocin,” Frontiers in Psychology 3 (2012): 234.
Miho Nagasawa et al., “Oxytocin-Gaze Positive Loop and the Coevolution of Human-Dog Bonds,” Science, 348, no. 6232 (2015): 333–336.
Brian Hare and Vanessa Woods, The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter Than You Think (New York: Dutton, 2013)
American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, Decoding Your Dog: Explaining Common Dog Behaviors and How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones (New York: Mariner Books, 2015).