What DNA From Pet Foxes Teaches Us About Dogs—And Humans loading...
What DNA From Pet Foxes Teaches Us About Dogs—And Humans
A Soviet-era experiment to breed tame and aggressive foxes has produced surprising revelations about social behaviour and domestication.
America's Oldest Dog Discovery Helps Solve Canine DNA Riddle loading...
America's Oldest Dog Discovery Helps Solve Canine DNA Riddle
Think your pup has something in common with dogs that roamed the Americas 10,000 years ago? It may, but not in the way you think.
Do Dogs Really Prefer Baby Talk? You Might Be Surprised. loading...
Do Dogs Really Prefer Baby Talk? You Might Be Surprised.
A chocolate lab sits attentively on a dock in central Maine. Dogs are very perceptive of human words and the tone in which they're spoken.
Therapy Dogs Work Miracles. But Do They Like Their Jobs? loading...
Therapy Dogs Work Miracles. But Do They Like Their Jobs?
A new study examining the stress levels of working canines provides some reassuring results.
About Dogs

Since their domestication, dogs have been selectively bred for well over a millennia in order to emphasize certain traits and qualities which have been deemed favourable by breeders. This was to utilize dogs for a vast range of purposes for the benefit of humans from working, guarding, companionship and even just for show.

 

 

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