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7 Ancient Dog Facts


July 17, 2012
steve

1. All dogs can be traced back 40 million years ago to a weasel-like animal called the Miacis which dwelled in trees and dens. The Miacis later evolved into the Tomarctus, a direct forbear of the genus Canis, which includes the wolf and jackal as well as the dog. 2. Ancient Egyptians revered their dogs. [...]

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3 Ways to Cool Down in Summer


July 9, 2012
steve

So how does your dog cool down in the heat of summer? Find a shady spot, drink plenty of water or stay indoors? Well not these dogs:  Shari Morehead Labradors pictured here are Mongo Pete, Little Pete, Auggie, Odie and Sugar Bear. Shari calls them her “Lab Team.” On this sunny summer day, the labs [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts