Monthly Archives: February 2014

Mummified and Other Dog Burials Worldwide

For a fascinating look at mummified dogs in Peru, and a map of dog burial sites worldwide, see the article ‘Peruvian Mummy Dog‘ posted earlier this month by Doctor Barkman at http://doctorbarkman.blogspot.com/2014/02/peruvian-mummy-dogs.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+DoctorBarkmanSpeaks+%28Doctor+Barkman+Speaks%29. Intriguing! (Photo, above, dug up from Doctor Barkman’s … Continue reading

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Hypoxia Adaptation to High Altitude in Tibetan Mastiff Dogs

Just as studies have revealed that Tibetans (humans) living at high altitude have undergone genetic hypoxia adaptation (to levels of oxygen lower than at lesser altitudes) recent study of Tibetan dog adaptation to high altitude indicate similar findings. You can … Continue reading

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