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Free-Ranging Dogs and Wildlife Conservation$
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Matthew E. Gompper

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780199663217

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199663217.001.0001

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The dog–human–wildlife interface

The dog–human–wildlife interface

assessing the scope of the problem

(p.9) Chapter 1 The dog–human–wildlife interface
Free-Ranging Dogs and Wildlife Conservation

Matthew E. Gompper

Oxford University Press

This chapter reviews the evolutionary history, the population sizes across the globe, and the demographics of dogs, providing a baseline for discussions about the interactions of dogs, humans, and wildlife. It also delves into the origin and taxonomic classification of dogs. It examines the direct and indirect influence of dogs on wildlife.

Keywords:   dogs, evolutionary history of dogs, dog demographics, human-dog-wildlife interactions, dog origin, taxonomic classification of dogs

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