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Table 1 Description and correlation of attachment methods used in each experiment

From: The method of attachment influences accelerometer-based activity data in dogs

Experiment Device 1 Device 2 Mean Pearson’s Correlation Coefficient 95% Confidence Interval
Attachment Collars Leash Collar Position Attachment Collars Leash Collar position
1 Metal Loop Separate Harness Rostral Metal Loop Separate Harness Caudal 0.918 0.883–0.953
2 Metal Loop Separate Harness Rostral Metal Loop Separate Harness Rostral 0.932 0.905–0.958
3 Metal Loop Separate Rostral Collar Caudal Metal Loop Separate Rostral Collar Rostral 0.615 0.467–0.764
4 Metal Loop Same Harness   Metal Loop Same Harness   0.786 0.639–0.933
5 Metal Loop Same Harness   Metal Loop –Flipped 180° Same Harness   0.76 0.603–0.917
6 Metal Loop Same Harness   Protective Case Same Harness   0.428 0.217–0.638
7 Metal Loop Same Harness   Zip-ties – Flipped 90° Same Harness   0.64 0.499–0.780