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In New South Wales, a series of punitive Acts against dingoes and wild dogs has been enacted since sheep and cattle were introduced with European settlement. Predation of sheep and sometimes calves by wild dogs can be financially debilitating for some livestock enterprises that are adjacent to or within wild dog-inhabited terrain, and this is the impetus for current policies on wild dog management.

Baiting, with meat baits containing compound 1080, trapping and exclusion fencing are the major techniques used to control wild dogs. A strategic approach to the management of wild dogs, where the wild dog problem is quantitatively defined, a plan of action is devised and implemented, and the progress of the plan monitored and evaluated, is promoted.

Allen, L. R. and Gonzalez, T., 1998. Baiting reduces dingo numbers, changes age structures yet often increases calf losses. Proceedings Australian Vertebrate Pest Control Conference 11: 421-428
Breckwoldt, R., 1988 A Very Elegant Animal: The Dingo. Angus and Robertson: North Ryde.
Corbett, L., 1995 The Dingo in Australia and Asia. University of New South Wales Press: Sydney.
Davis, E. 2001 Legislative issues relating to control of dingoes and other wild dogs in New South Wales. Pp. 39-41 A Symposium on the Dingo. Ed by C. R. Dickman and D. Lunney. Royal Zoological Society of NSW.
Fleming, P. J. S., 1996. Aspects of the management of wild dogs ( Canis familiaris) in north-eastern New South Wales. Unpublished M. Res. Sc. thesis, University of New England: Armidale.
Fleming, P. J. S., Allen, L. R., Berghout, M. J., Meek, P. D., Pavlov, P. M., Stevens, P., Strong, K., Thompson, J. A. and Thomson, P. C., 1998. The performance of wild-canid traps in Australia: efficiency, selectivity and trap-related injuries. Wildlife Research 25: 327-338.
Fleming, P., Corbett, L., Harden, R., and Thomson, P., 2001 Managing the Impacts of Dingoes and Other Wild Dogs. Bureau of Rural Sciences, Australian Government Publishing Service: Canberra.
Fleming, P. J. S., and Korn, T. J., 1989. Predation of livestock by wild dogs in eastern New South Wales. Australian Rangelands Journal 11: 61-66.
Kruuk, H., 1972 The Spotted Hyaena: A Study of Predation and Social Behaviour. Chicago University Press: Chicago.
Newsome, A. E., Catling, P. C., Corbett, L. K., and Burt, R. J., 1983. The feeding ecology of the dingo I. Stomach contents from trapping in southeast Australia and the non-target wildlife also caught in dingo traps. Australian Wildlife Research 10: 477-486.
Newsome, A. E., and Coman, B. J., 1989 Canidae. Pp. 993-1005 in: D. W. Walton and B. J. Richardson (Eds) Fauna of Australia. Vol. 1B, Mammalia. Australian Government Publishing Service: Canberra.
Thompson, J. A., and Fleming, P. J. S., 1991. The cost of aerial baiting for wild dog management in north-eastern New South Wales. Australian Rangelands Journal 13: 47-56.
Thomson, P. C., 1984a. Dingoes and sheep in pastoral areas. Journal of Agriculture, Western Australia 25: 27-31.
Thomson, P. C., 1984b. The use of buffer zones in dingo control. Journal of Agriculture, Western Australia 25: 32-33.
Thomson, P. C., 1992. The behavioural ecology of dingoes in north-western Australia. III. Hunting and feeding behaviour, and diet. Wildlife Research 19: 531-541.
Wilton, A. 2001 DNA Methods of Assessing Dingo Purity. Pp. 49-56 A Symposium on the Dingo. Ed by C. R. Dickman and D. Lunney. Royal Zoological Society of NSW.
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Allen, L. R. and Gonzalez, T., 1998. Baiting reduces dingo numbers, changes age structures yet often increases calf losses. Proceedings Australian Vertebrate Pest Control Conference 11: 421-428
Breckwoldt, R., 1988 A Very Elegant Animal: The Dingo. Angus and Robertson: North Ryde.
Corbett, L., 1995 The Dingo in Australia and Asia. University of New South Wales Press: Sydney.
Davis, E. 2001 Legislative issues relating to control of dingoes and other wild dogs in New South Wales. Pp. 39-41 A Symposium on the Dingo. Ed by C. R. Dickman and D. Lunney. Royal Zoological Society of NSW.
Fleming, P. J. S., 1996. Aspects of the management of wild dogs ( Canis familiaris) in north-eastern New South Wales. Unpublished M. Res. Sc. thesis, University of New England: Armidale.
Fleming, P. J. S., Allen, L. R., Berghout, M. J., Meek, P. D., Pavlov, P. M., Stevens, P., Strong, K., Thompson, J. A. and Thomson, P. C., 1998. The performance of wild-canid traps in Australia: efficiency, selectivity and trap-related injuries. Wildlife Research 25: 327-338.
Fleming, P., Corbett, L., Harden, R., and Thomson, P., 2001 Managing the Impacts of Dingoes and Other Wild Dogs. Bureau of Rural Sciences, Australian Government Publishing Service: Canberra.
Fleming, P. J. S., and Korn, T. J., 1989. Predation of livestock by wild dogs in eastern New South Wales. Australian Rangelands Journal 11: 61-66.
Kruuk, H., 1972 The Spotted Hyaena: A Study of Predation and Social Behaviour. Chicago University Press: Chicago.
Newsome, A. E., Catling, P. C., Corbett, L. K., and Burt, R. J., 1983. The feeding ecology of the dingo I. Stomach contents from trapping in southeast Australia and the non-target wildlife also caught in dingo traps. Australian Wildlife Research 10: 477-486.
Newsome, A. E., and Coman, B. J., 1989 Canidae. Pp. 993-1005 in: D. W. Walton and B. J. Richardson (Eds) Fauna of Australia. Vol. 1B, Mammalia. Australian Government Publishing Service: Canberra.
Thompson, J. A., and Fleming, P. J. S., 1991. The cost of aerial baiting for wild dog management in north-eastern New South Wales. Australian Rangelands Journal 13: 47-56.
Thomson, P. C., 1984a. Dingoes and sheep in pastoral areas. Journal of Agriculture, Western Australia 25: 27-31.
Thomson, P. C., 1984b. The use of buffer zones in dingo control. Journal of Agriculture, Western Australia 25: 32-33.
Thomson, P. C., 1992. The behavioural ecology of dingoes in north-western Australia. III. Hunting and feeding behaviour, and diet. Wildlife Research 19: 531-541.
Wilton, A. 2001 DNA Methods of Assessing Dingo Purity. Pp. 49-56 A Symposium on the Dingo. Ed by C. R. Dickman and D. Lunney. Royal Zoological Society of NSW.
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