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Societies of wolves and free-ranging dogs

Stephen Spotte

Societies of wolves and free-ranging dogs

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • MEDICAL / Veterinary Medicine / General,
  • Social behavior in animals,
  • Psychology,
  • Behavior,
  • Wolves,
  • Dogs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen Spotte
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF433 .S66 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25121768M
    ISBN 109781107015197, 9781107656086
    LC Control Number2011045914


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