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Research Article

Demographic and Ecological Survey of Dog Population in Aba, Abia State, Nigeria

Table 3

Structure of dogs and human population in compound count carried out in Aba North and Aba South LGA.

Variables Values

Number of compounds surveyed500
Total number of people in the streets surveyed5823
Total number of dogs747
Dog human ratio1 : 7.8
Average number of dogs per house1.5
Total dog population size estimated from street count126
2006 population census of Aba North and Aba South LGA531, 340
Estimated dog population in Aba North and Aba South LGA68, 121