Recommended Titles and Treatises
To help provide access to the Texas State Law Library's legal resources, the reference librarians have selected the most noteworthy titles in our collection and arranged them here by subject. The titles listed for each subject feature a brief summary written by a reference librarian, and each subject's titles are divided into those that are specific to Texas law and those that aren't.
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Animal law and dog behavior
Written both for the lawyer and the non-practitioner, this book provides coverage on a broad range of the legal issues surrounding animals especially dogs. Close look is taken at the psychological factors that contribute to aggressive behavior and dog bites. One chapter focuses entirely on the ethology and epidemiology of canine aggression, while another discusses behavioral discovery in dog-related injury cases. Other topics covered include ownership, local and state government animal regulations, veterinarian malpractice, and the history of anti-cruelty laws. Many specific cases and statutes are discussed.
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