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The goal of this project was to look into all of the different jobs or tasks that we as humans have dogs perform and try to pinpoint what exactly it is that makes a dog ideal for each task. After identifying desirable characteristics, I considered physical traits in order to create an ideal dog that would be able to perform the greatest number of jobs possible.
Utah State University
Graham, Owen, "The Ideal Dog" (2020). Fall Student Research Symposium 2020. 23.