Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Only Dog to Win a Purple Heart

Only one dog in the history of the U.S. military has been awarded medals for valor in combat, but for a dog to receive battlefield honors was a controversial and the official account of it is a bit confused… Read … Continue reading

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World’s Priciest Dog…

The lead to this story: “Drooping eyes barely visible behind a mountain of glossy black fur, an enormous dog snoozes on stage in an industrial Chinese city. Its asking price: close to a million US dollars. ‘This is the greatest … Continue reading

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‘ALTAI DOG’ – 33,000 YEAR OLD FOSSIL

Important new finding. Here’s the lead to the news announcement — “Analysis of DNA extracted from a fossil tooth recovered in southern Siberia confirms that the tooth belonged to one of the oldest known ancestors of the modern dog, and … Continue reading

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