Presentations and Publications

Presentations

D’Arpino, S., Dowling-Guyer, S., Shabelansky, A., Marder, A., & Patronek, G. (2012). The use and perception of canine behavioral assessments in sheltering organizations. In: Proceedings of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists/American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior Veterinary Behavior Symposium, San Diego, CA, pp.27-30.

Fantuzzi, J., Shabelansky, A., & Dowling-Guyer, S. (2014). Analysis of fearful and aggressive behaviors from a standardized shelter dog behavior evaluation. Poster presented at the 2014 Animal Behavior Society 51st Conference in Princeton, NJ, August 2014.

Marder, A., Ahearn, C., D’Arpino, S., Dowling-Guyer, S., Fantuzzi, J., Johnston, N., MacDougall, L., Melanson, K., Patronek, G., Shabelansky, A., & Woo, C. (2012). Development and implementation of a unique online portal for collecting data from a standardized behavior evaluation with shelter dogs. Poster presented at the 3rd Canine Science Forum in Barcelona, Spain, July 2012.

Marder, A., & Dowling-Guyer, S. (2010).  Shelter dog behavioral assessments: Behavioral coding and personality.  Poster presented at the 2010 ACVB/AVSAB Veterinary Behavior Symposium in Atlanta, GA, July 2010.

Marder, A., & Dowling-Guyer, S. (2009). Shelter dog behavioral assessments: Behavioral coding and personality. Poster presented at the 7th International Veterinary Behaviour Meeting in Edinburgh, Scotland, October 2009.

Marder, A. R., Shabelansky, A., Patronek, G. J., Dowling-Guyer, S., & D’Arpino, S. (2014). Food-related aggression in shelter dogs: A comparison of behavior identified by a behavior evaluation in the shelter and owner reports after adoption. In: Proceedings of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists/American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior Veterinary Behavior Symposium, Denver, CO, pp.2-7.

Marder, A., & Voith, V. (2009). The American Shelter Dog:  Identification of dogs by personality. Paper presented at the 7th International Veterinary Behaviour Meeting in Edinburgh, Scotland, October 2009.

Publications

Dowling-Guyer, S., Marder, A., & D’Arpino, S. (2011). Behavioral traits detected in shelter dogs by a behavior evaluation. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 130(3-4), 107-114.

Jones, S., Dowling-Guyer, S., Patronek, G. J., Marder, A. R., Segurson D’Arpino, S., & McCobb, E. (2014). Use of accelerometers to measure stress levels in shelter dogs. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 17(1), 18-28.

Marder, A., & Duxbury, M. M. (2008). Obtaining a pet: Realistic expectations. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice, 38(5), 1145-1162.

Marder, A. R., Shabelansky, A., Patronek, G. J., Dowling-Guyer, S., & D’Arpino, S. (2013). Food-related aggression in shelter dogs: A comparison of behavior identified by a behavior evaluation in the shelter and owner reports after adoption. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 148 (1), 150-156.

McCobb, E., & Dowling-Guyer, S. (2016). Welfare assessments for long-term housing in animal shelters. The Veterinary Record, 178(1), 16-17.

Patronek, G. J., Sacks, J. J., Delise, K. M., Cleary, D. V., & Marder, A. R. (2013). Co-occurrence of potentially preventable factors in 256 dog bite-related fatalities in the United States (2000-2009). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 243(12), 1726-1736.

Patronek, G. J., Slater, M., & Marder, A. (2010). Use of a number-needed-to-ban calculation to illustrate limitations of breed-specific legislation in decreasing the risk of dog bite-related injury. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 237(7), 788-792.

Shabelansky, A., & Dowling-Guyer, S. (2016). Characteristics of excitable dog behavior based on owners’ report from a self-selected study. Animals, 6(3), 22.

Shabelansky, A., Dowling-Guyer, S., Quist, H., Segurson D’Arpino, S., & McCobb, E. (2015). Consistency of shelter dogs’ behavior toward a fake versus real stimulus dog during a behavior evaluation. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 163, 158-166.

Voith, V. L., Trevejo, R., Dowling-Guyer, S., Chadik, C., Marder, A., Johnson, V., & Irizarry, K. (2013). Comparison of visual and DNA breed identification of dogs and inter-observer reliability. American Journal of Sociological Research, 3(2), 17-29.