Dog domestication in Europe is older than we think

Dog domestication in Europe is older than we think

The subject of domestication of animals throughout history has been sensitive, and that of the wolf and the dog even more so! In fact, the questions of chronology or geography are many, and what has been established during a period can be questioned during a new discovery. But when did we start domesticating dogs? A … Read more

What is an assistance dog for?

The service dog then plays an important role in the daily work of the disabled. adobe-stock Anyone with a visual, hearing, motor or mental disability can accommodate an assistance dog. When can an assistance dog be useful? What breeds can be assistance dogs? What is the difference between a guide dog? Our answers. The dog, … Read more

How the skill developed by the dog Curtis made it possible to remove doubts and gray areas in the case of Elisa Pilarski

Matthias Tesson and Olivier Darrioumerle published “A dog The Curtis-Pilarski affair” with Cherche Midi editions. ©Screenshot / DR good leaves Matthias Tesson and Olivier Darrioumerle published “A dog The Curtis-Pilarski affair” with Cherche Midi editions. In November 2019, a pregnant woman was found dead in a forest in the Aisne, torn by animal bites. Either … Read more

How to choose your hunting dog?

By Le Figaro Posted on 09/17/2021 at 5:12 pm, Update on 08/24/2022 at 15:38 hunting dogs Go to slideshow (8) Can you imagine a hunter without his dog? No. This faithful companion is the hunter’s best friend. And for good reason, not content with accompanying him, he is the valuable ally of a successful hunting … Read more

Can a dog sleep outside in the winter?

Can dogs fight the cold? Can they sleep outside the house? Are some breeds more suitable? Our answers. Different cold tolerance. Some breeds of dogs withstand winter temperatures well, especially those from northern countries or with long, dense hair. On the contrary, some are cold, very sensitive to cold: very short-haired or dwarf breeds. So … Read more

My dog ​​eats everything around: cause and solution

Why does your pet dog have this behavior? How to fix it? Our answers. Cigarette butts, chewing gum, shoes… Your dog picks up and swallows what he finds on the ground, whether in your house or outside, while walking. A normal behavior for a puppy but not normal for an adult dog. These ingestions of … Read more

Dog’s Breed Doesn’t Predict Its Traits, Study Finds

After working on the DNA of dog breeds, researchers believe that many behavioral traits are inherited but breed can only predict behavior. Everyone knows that Pit Bulls and Rottweilers are aggressive, while Labradors are affectionate. Except for no. According to a new study published at the end of April in the prestigious journal Science, these … Read more