Science & History

From cave to condo, Canis lupus has been loping beside us every step of the way.

From Wolves to Dogs
Did excess meat from Ice Age hunters help transform wolves to dogs?Mar
Barks the Sounds that Dogs Make
Understanding dog barks, more than just noise
dog history
Dog DNA examined to learn about movement and patterns of ancient dogs.
A dog navigates in nature using an internal magnetic compass.
And dogs sense the Earth’s magnetic field to navigate
An innovative project explores the “science of fear”
The Untold Story of a WWII Canine Hero
Analysis of 13,000 Finnish pet dogs offers insights into behavior
She can even categorize her toys by type
puppy dogs
Puppies who grow up indoors are more confident and better prepared for life with people
Canines and humans sense quantity in similar regions of the brain
Frozen puppy in Siberia a puzzling discovery
Study explores differences in dog brains
Lowered risk of mortality associated with having a dog
Similarities in our brains and neurochemistry are responsible