Science and History

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

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
Barks the Sounds that Dogs Make
Understanding dog barks, more than just noise
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
Swedish twin study finds a connection
Study finds match with valid scientific markers
Wolves communicate more by gazing than less social species
Training enhances this ability
New dog research abundant and accessible
Dog - Photo by Gingy
Growling isn't as simple as it seems, and sometimes it's entirely appropriate.
Photograph by William Allard
A history of our evolving relationship