Lufthansa has recently changed its regulations regarding the transportation of certain dog breeds. According to the new rules, a Rottweiler – and 11 other breeds – older than six months is now considered dangerous and therefore must be transported in a special shipping container.
Ancient Egyptians had a special relationship with their dogs as early as 6000 B.C. Greyhound and Saluki dogs were used for hunting and kept as companions. Ancient Egyptians treated them as real members of the family and the favorite ones were often mummified and buried with their owners.