Posts tagged ‘dogs’

How the dog found a place in the family home – from the Victorian age to ours

Dogs have been companions to humans for tens of thousands of years. In a new book, Dr Philip Howell argues that it […]

10/21/2016. Category: animals. Tags:

Medals for animals

The Dickin Medal is the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross medal for bravery during war. It was instituted by Maria Dickin, founder of […]

01/14/2013. Category: animals. Tags: ,

Selecting an Appropriate Bed Space for Unusually Sized Dogs

Just as eating, drinking, and breathing are essential to a dog’s livelihood, so is something else that gets far less overall attention: […]

12/14/2011. Category: animals. Tags: