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Table 1 Survey design including questions, answer options, and scoring

From: Dog-walking behaviours affect gastrointestinal parasitism in park-attending dogs

Section Question Answer
1. Screening   
  Are you over the age of 18? No (0)/Yes (1)
  Is this your dog? No (0)/Yes (1)
  Does your dog normally defecate in this park? No (0)/Yes (1)
2. Dog demographics and human behaviour   
Dog demographics What is the age of your dog? Open
  What is your dog’s breed? Mixed (1)/Purebred (2)
  What is the gender of your dog? Male (1)/Female (2)
  Is your dog neutered or spayed? No (0)/Yes (1)
Veterinary care history Has your dog visited a veterinarian within the last year? No (0)/Yes (1)/Unknown (2)
  Have you de-wormed your dog in the last 12 months (including heartworm medication)? No (0)/Yes (1)/Unknown (2)
Walking behaviour How often do you come to this park? 0 Rarely 0–3 Times/yr
1 Occasionally <1/mnth
2 Infrequently 1–3 days/mnth
3 Regularly 1/week
4 Often 2–6 days/week
5 Everyday 1/day
  When do you come to this park? Weekdays (1)/weekends (2)/both (3)
  If a mixed park: management areas used Off-leash (0)/On-leash (1)/both (2)
  How often do you let your dog off-leash in this park? Never (0)/Rarely (1)/Sometimes (2)/Always (3)
  Do you visit any other parks in Calgary? No (0)/Yes (1)
If yes: Which parks? Open
  Which one of these additional parks do you visit most often (P1)? Open
  How often do you go to this park (P1)? 0 Rarely 0–3 Times/yr
1 Occasionally <1/mnth
2 Infrequently 1–3 days/mnth
3 Regularly 1/week
4 Often 2–6 days/week
5 Everyday 1/day
  When do you go to this park? Weekdays (1)/weekends (2)/both (3)
  Park management type? Off-leash (0)/On-leash (1)/both (2)/unknown (3)
  How often do you let your dog off-leash in this park? Never (0)/Rarely (1)/Sometimes (2)/Always (3)
3. Personal information   
  What is your name? Open
  What is your postal code? Open
  What is your email address? Open