Dogs on the Frontier: Human-Canine Relationships in Central Kentucky, 1770-1792Agricultural History Society Conference (2015)
AbstractDogs played utilitarian roles, as hunting partners, sentries and trackers that provided assistance in the difficult physical landscape, but they also filled setters’ less obvious, psychological needs by serving as companions or by helping humans assert their dominance over the threats posed by the natural world.
Publication DateSpring 2015
Citation InformationAndrew P Patrick. "Dogs on the Frontier: Human-Canine Relationships in Central Kentucky, 1770-1792" Agricultural History Society Conference (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/andrew_patrick/6/