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Dog History in America

Did all present day dogs come from wolves?  The debate continues.  I’m in the camp that believes they did not, though many breeds do have wolf genes.  We’re pretty certain domestic or semi-domestic dogs-wolves date back at least 7,000 years,

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Dogs Can Detect Cancer In Humans . . . and a Lot More

In Germany dogs have demonstrated an innate ability to sniff out the presence of lung cancer in humans.  The dog’s ability to detect the presence of cancer has been acknowledged since the late 80’s and man’s best friend has proven

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Bark, Bark . . .

In an insightful and sometimes humorous article, Stephen Budiansky laid down some harsh words about dogs: “If some advertiser or political consultant could figure out just what it is in human psychology that makes us willing to believe that dogs

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