SOURCE: The Atlantic
Dog Breed Stereotypes are Poor Guides to Behavior; Historian Explains Why they Are So Common
Science Historian Michael Worboys explains that the Victorian craze for dog breeding enshrined both a focus on dogs' outward appearances and the idea that heredity was all-important to a dog's quality, leading to frequent disappointment for owners who find their pets don't fit expectations.
SOURCE: New York Post
Hitler’s Pet Alligator to be Stuffed, Put on Display in Russia
The 84 year-old reptile will be stuffed and displayed in Moscow after traveling from Mississippi to Berlin and being gifted to Russia by British troops after the capture of Berlin in 1945.
A History of Felines, as Narrated and Illustrated by a Cat
A new book presents a history of significant cats and the human-feline relationship, with a substantial assist from the author's cat.
Major And Champ Are Major Champs In This Election: Dogs Return To The White House
It is probably the least consequential outcome of the election result, but dogs will be returning to the White House.
Harry Truman to Donald Trump: "If You Want a Friend in Washington, Get a Dog!"
by Suzy Evans
Pets humanize presidents.
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