Comparison between counts of dogs and population estimates based on percentage of ear-notched dogs. - Surveys have been conducted in the Pink City region of Jaipur since 1997. The data from these surveys can be used to compare the number of dogs counted during street surveys in the Pink City region to the population estimate based on the percentage of ear-notched dogs observed and the estimated number of surviving ear-notched dogs at the time of observation. This graph compares the trajectory the Pink City region counts themselves to the Pink City region female roaming dog population estimates based on observed percentage ear-notched.
Hiby et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:46 doi:10.1186/1746-6148-7-46