Monthly Archives: February 2013

Medieval Dogs

Nothin’ but a Hound Dog The British Library has published an article online about Dogs in Medieval and earlier manuscripts. A fascinating read, with illustrations dating back many centuries. These are among the world’s earliest ‘Dogs in Print’ – true … Continue reading

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DOGS IN THE NEWS DOGS IN PRINT

Can This Dog Solve the Black Dahlia Homicide? The talented ‘Buster’ sniffs out clues in a 70-year old murder mystery. Read about it in ‘The Daily Beast’, online at: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/02/03/can-this-dog-solve-the-black-dahlia-homicide.html?utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=cheatsheet_morning&cid=newsletter%3Bemail%3Bcheatsheet_morning&utm_term=Cheat%20Sheet Learning to love grains, potatoes was key to the evolution … Continue reading

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Raising Wolves

Read about it in The Atlantic magazine online at http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/01/the-wolf-man/100448/ >>”Wolfspark Werner Freund is a wolf sanctuary spread over 25 acres in western Germany. It is home to 29 wolves — six distinct packs hailing from Europe, Siberia, Canada, the Arctic, and Mongolia…” There … Continue reading

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THUNDER DOG (Book Review)

           ‘Thunder Dog: The True Story of a Blind Man, His Guide Dog and The Triumph of Trust at Ground Zero’ by Michael Hingson with Susy Flory (Thomas Nelson, 2011). An amazing tribute to the guide dog … Continue reading

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