Wild Canine

References

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Reference Material

GENERAL REFERENCE ARTICLES

 

What is a species?

What, if anything, is a Wolf?

 

CANINE ARTICLES

 

Anatomy and Physiology

A Three-Dimensional Analysis of Morphological Evolution and Locomotor Performance of the Carnivoran Forelimb

The Canis tangle: a systematics overview and taxonomic recommendations

An Account of the Taxonomy of North American Wolves From Morphological and Genetic Analyses

Carnivore Body size – aspects of geographic variation

Evolution of the Carnovore Skull Shape

Estimating Body Mass in Dogs and Wolves Using Cranial and Mandibular Dimensions: Application to Siberian Canids

External brain anatomy in relation to the phylogeny of Caninae

Microwear on Canines (Teeth) and Killing Behavior in Large Carnivores

Nunavut Wolf Morphology and Diet Study

THE BASICS OF WOLF BIOLOGY

Variabilty and Correlations in Carnivore Crania and Dentition

Virtual Wolf Skeleton (you will need a Quick Time Player to view the skeleton)

Anthropology/Archaeology

Canids as persons: Early Neolithic dog and wolf burials, Cis-Baikal, Siberia

ART

WOLF DESIGNS-COASTAL INDIANS

Behavior

A Proposed Ethogram of Large-Carnivore Predatory Behavior, Exemplified by the Wolf

Are some wolves being ‘redomesticated’ into dogs?

Assessment of Attachment Behavior to humans in Wolf Puppies

Behavioural responses of Canis familiaris to different tail lengths of a remotely-controlled life-sizedog replica

Behavioral Responses of Wolves to Roads

Dogs steal in the dark

Explaining Dog Wolf Differences in Utilizing Human Pointing Gestures

RELATIVE EFFICACY OF HUMAN SOCIAL INTERACTION AND FOOD AS REINFORCERS FOR DOMESTIC DOGS AND HAND-REARED WOLVES

Development of Gaze Following Abilities in Wolves

Legal culls don’t buy goodwill for wolves

The Effect of Domestication on Inhibitory Control

Tough Food Makes Coyotes Better Biters

Visual perspective taking in dogs

Who's (Socially) Smarter: The Dog or the Wolf?

Wild and Captive Wolf (Canis lupus) Aggression In Relation to Pack Size and Territory Availability

Wolf chases cyclist on Alaska Highway in Yukon

WOLF ATTACKS ON HUMANS

Wolves Are Better Imitators of Conspecifics than Dogs

Conservation

Effects of Wolf Mortality on Livestock Depredations

Judge returns Great Lakes wolves to endangered species list

Killing wolves to save livestock may backfire

Linking Wolves and Plants: Aldo Leopold on Trophic Cascades

Social and Ecological Benefits of Restored Wolf Populations

Structured Decision Making: A Vehicle for Political Manipulation of Science May 2013

U.S. creates more roaming room for Mexican wolves, but green groups say they’ll sue

Using GIS to Create a Gray Wolf Habitat Suitability Model and to Assess Wolf Pack Ranges in the Western Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Disease

Contact Rate and Risk of Rabies Spread Between Medium-Sized Carnivores in Southeast Finland

Ehrlichiosis and Anaplasmosis

Evidence for Widespread Leishmania Infantum Infection Among Wild Carnivores in L. infantum Periendemic Northern Spain

Exploring Reservoir Dynamics: A Case Study of Rabies in the Serengeti Ecosystem

Genetic Characterization of Canine Distemper Virus in Serengeti Carnivores

Molecular Characterization of Canine Kobuvirus in Wild Carnivores and the Domestic Dog in Africa

Multi-Host Pathogens and Carnivore Management in Southern Africa

Neospora caninum and Wildlife

Red Fox as Sentinel for Blastomyces dermatitidis, Ontario, Canada

Serologic Survey for Canine Distemper Virus and Canine Parvovirus in Free-Ranging Wild Carnivores from Portugal

The Wolf Tapeworm Controversy

Genetics

A molecular phylogeny of the Canidae based on six nuclear loci

Borrowed Gene Blackens Wolves

Bucking the Trend in Wolf-Dog Hybridization

Genetic Distinctiveness of Alexander Archipelago Wolves

Genetic Management of the Mexican Wolf Captive Population: Science As a Tool in Endangered Species Conservation

Genetic Predictions of Prion Disease Susceptibility in Carnivore Species Based on Variability of the Prion Gene Coding Region

Hybridization among Three Native North American Canis Species in a Region of Natural Sympatry

Inbred wolf population on Isle Royale collapses

Lessons learned from the dog genome

Mitochondrial DNA coding region sequences support the phylogenetic distinction of two Indian wolf species

Mitochondrial DNA phylogeography and population history of the grey wolf Canis lupus

Patterns of Differentiation and Hybridization in North American Wolflike Canids, Revealed by Analysis of Microsatellite Loci

Population genetic structure of gray wolves (Canis lupus) in a marine archipelago

Rapid adaptive evolution of northeastern coyotes via hybridization with wolves

The IGF1 small dog haplotype is derived from Middle Eastern grey wolves

 

Scientific

Behavioral and Physiological Adaptations of Foxes to Hot Arid Environments

Carnivore-specific stable isotope variables and variation in the foraging ecology of modern and ancient wolf populations

Context dependence of elk (Cervus elaphus) vigilance and wolf (Canis lupus) predation risk

Coyote and Wolf Habitat Use in Northwestern Montana

Divergent patterns of riparian cottonwood recovery after the return of wolves in Yellowstone, USA

Ecological Study of wolves of Isle Royale

Effects of predation risk on elk (Cervus elaphus) landscape use in a wolf (Canis lupus) dominated system

The Evolution of South American Canids

The evolution of the brain in Canidae

The Fear of Wolves: A Review of Wolf Attacks on Humans

Wolf Subspecies

Wolf, Wolf Dog, or Dog? Phenotyping Canines