Roundup 59: Favorite Dog Articles & Videos of the Week
From the question of just how many times were dogs domesticated to an awesome program that helps children testify in court, here’s some of my favorite dog articles of the week. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did.
Favorite Dog Articles of the Week
A New Origin Story for Dogs
Interesting new findings in the story of the domestication of dogs; they may have been domesticated more than once. Using DNA samples from modern dogs scientists found that they were either descended from eastern or western Eurasia. Looking at previous research they found that dogs were likely domesticated in Asia before that split ever happened.
50 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a Raw Feeder
Great place to start (with plenty of practical information & advice) if you’re interested in learning more about raw feeding, pet food, nutrition & supplements.
You Remember Ace
An honest look at a dogs passing, and the lesson that humans can be pretty decent, too.
How to Get Your Dog on TV
Wonderful detailed guide on everything you need to know about getting your pet on television. Awesome resource for anyone interested in learning more about getting their dog into the business.
Car Camping With Your Dog 101 Part 1 – Getting a Campsite
A great detailed & practical guide about finding a campground with your dog. And if you’re like me you may have never heard the term ‘car camping’ before; it means driving to your campsite rather than walking.
Meet the ‘Courtroom Dogs’ Who Help Child Crime Victims Tell Their Stories
I worked in the legal field for over 10 years, and I can tell you first hand that victims are under an enormous amount of stress during proceedings. To make the experience a little less traumatizing this program provides ‘comfort’ dogs for kids while they testify.
Favorite Dog Videos of the Week
Can this puppy be any cuter? Seriously.
Laika knows “park” and that was good enough to make bark at this video.
Dogs playing in water fountains.