Texas Tech University

This Researcher is Increasing Dog Adoption Rates and Decreasing Euthanasia Rates

Top Dog Tips

July 26, 2017

Top Dog Tips - A researcher at the Texas Tech University has extensively studied dogs up for adoption to produce increased adoptions and decreased euthanasia rates across the U.S.

Alexandra Protopopova, a behavioral analyst and assistant professor in companion animal science in the Department of Animal & Food Sciences at Texas Tech University, is using science to figure out which behavioral traits in dogs are the ones most sought after by potential adopters.

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