The dog population in the Bahamas consists mainly of mongrels, called qPotcakes, q a term unique to the greater Bahamas archipelago. Potcakes provides the first systematic study of dog ownership in a Caribbean society by investigating the Bahamian perceptions of qpetq and qresponsible pet ownershipq in the context of both dog overpopulation concerns and how qimageq dogs like Rottweilers and Pit Bulls have interacted with and altered the Potcake population.Dog Ownership in New Providence, the Bahamas William J. Fielding, Jane Mather, Maurice Isaacs ... appeared for dogs: (1) Pitbulls aquot;blue full- breadaquot; and brindle, (2) aquot;Full German bredaquot; Rot Wilders, 2 (3) aquot;Awesome chocolate red noseaquot; pit bullsanbsp;...
|Author||:||William J. Fielding, Jane Mather, Maurice Isaacs|
|Publisher||:||Purdue University Press - 2005|