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Birth of 3 Wolf Pups Means Colorado Has Its First Native Wolves Since the 1940s

Colorado wildlife officials on Wednesday confirmed the existence of a litter of gray wolf pups—the first thought to be seen in the state in decades. The discovery is also noteworthy in light of a voter-passed initiative last year to reintroduce wolves to Colorado by 2023.Read more...
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See the First Camera Collar Footage From a Wild Wolf

A few wolves in Minnesota will now record their summer exploits, thanks to an exciting project from researchers from the Voyageurs Wolf Project. This week, the group released the first-ever footage captured by a collar on a wild wolf. The candid movies, which will continue this year, will hopefully provide some…Read more...
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Dogs and Dingoes Are Not Boning

An exhaustive genetic analysis of wild canines in Australia is challenging the commonly held view that “pure” dingoes are basically extinct. Accordingly, scientists say it’s time to stop referring to dingoes as “wild dogs.”Read more...
Tags: Science, Dogs, Australia, Environment, Dingo, Feral, Domesticated Animals, The University of New England, Subspecies Of Canis Lupus, Mammals Of Australia, Canina Subtribe, Canid Hybrid, Brad Nesbitt, Canis, Dingodog Hybrid, Kylie Cairns


How Often Should You Wash Your Dog?

Dogs may be the most universally beloved creatures that also rejoice in their own filth. They sniff other dogs’ butts to say hello. They gleefully roll around in mud, and many other things much dirtier than mud. They, on occasion, eat poop with gusto. Some dogs won’t hesitate to kill rabid animals and bring them into…Read more...
Tags: Dogs, Lifehacks, Dog Grooming, Human Interest, Shampoo, The American Kennel Club, Toiletry, Domesticated Animals, Hairdressing, Subspecies Of Canis Lupus, Personal Hygiene Products, Jorge Bendersky, Animal Hair


How Do Some Dogs Learn Words So Quickly?

Vicky Nina, a Yorkshire terrier, and Whisky, a border collie, were given a straightforward task that few dogs can complete: Amid a trove of toys the two pets were already familiar with, they had to identify a new toy by name—more specifically, by the fact that it was the only object they didn’t know the name of. Not…Read more...
Tags: Science, Dogs, Yorkshire, Wolves, Scavengers, Dog Training, Taxa, Collie, Domesticated Animals, Herding Dogs, Dog Intelligence, Law_crime, Subspecies Of Canis Lupus, Vicky Nina