Canine Quotes & Wise Woofs!

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The best archaeological and genetic evidence suggests that dogs began evolving from wolves somewhere between twelve and forty thousand years ago. We take this relationship for granted, although on closer inspection, it is an astounding thing to have happened…” –Brian Hare and Vanessa Woods, in The Genius of Dogs.

“Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not born–it was peace.” — Milan Kundera

“In order to really enjoy a dog, one doesn’t merely try to train him to be semi human. The point of it is to open oneself to the possibility of becoming partly a dog.” —Edward Hoagland

original art by hans-dietrich,  illustrator & graphic design consultant.

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About LiteraryDogs

I write and read about dogs, and admire dogs in print; ergo 'LiteraryDogs'. If you have some or all of these same sentiments, let's share our reading/writing knowledge and canine literary insights. My own writings are about Tibetan mastiffs, but I'm flexible and enjoy all dogs.
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