Archaeology has revealed dog remains of various sizes but there does not
appear to have been distinctive breeds until 3,000-4,000 ...
Jul 25, 2013 ... I wonder is this breed was one of the first dogs considered by people as a "pet".
The Lhasa Apso comes from the Himalayan Mountains where ...
Feb 25, 2015 ... Here are the 14 dog breeds most closely related to the wolf. ... “ancient” group is
most likely descended from the very first dogs–the ones that ...
Jun 2, 2016 ... Dogs were the first domesticated animals, and their barks heralded the ... Some
think early human hunter-gatherers actively tamed and bred ...
Jun 13, 2012 ... It wasn't the Chinese who brought about the ancestor of all dogs. Dog
researchers used to think that the Chinese bred the world's first dog from ...
Before people actually bred dogs, the most likely scenario is that certain wolves
evolved to be more "human friendly," so they could feed off the scraps left behind
For as long as we've known them -- 15000 years or more -- dogs have been our
assistants, hunting buddies, protectors, and friends. How did a single species ...
Feb 16, 2011 ... Even as humans have homogenized other domestic animals, replacing nature's
diversity with a few useful breeds, dog diversity has exploded.
This provides the less fearful canines with two benefits: first, they expend less ...
Thus, early humans began a selective breeding program to create such dogs.
Mar 1, 2010 ... All domestic dog breeds that exist in the world today in their myriad forms are ...
for small body size arose after dogs were first domesticated .