Many dog owners feed leftovers and table scraps to their furry friend. Can dogs eat certain foods meant for humans? Join Trace as he discusses certain foods that dogs can and can’t eat.
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Origin, genetic diversity, and genome structure of the domestic dog
“Comparative analysis of mammalian genomes provides important insight into the structure and function of genes.”
Opinion: We Didn’t Domesticate Dogs. They Domesticated Us.
“In the story of how the dog came in from the cold and onto our sofas, we tend to give ourselves a little too much credit.”
More Than Man’s Best Friend
“Today there are some 77 million dogs in the United States alone.”
Which Came First: the Dog or the Master?
Dogs, But Not Wolves, Use Humans As Tools
“Sometime between fifteen and thirty thousand years ago, probably in the Middle East, the long, protracted process of domestication began to alter the genetic code of the wolf, eventually leaving us with the animals we know and love as domestic dogs.”
Kibble Me This: The History of Dog Food
“More than 2,000 years ago, Roman poet and philosopher Marcus Terentius Varro wrote the first farming manual.”
The Evolutionary Basis for the Feeding Behavior of Domestic Dogs and Cats
“The dentition, sense of taste and meal patterning of domestic dogs and cats can be interpreted in terms of their descent from members of the order Carnivora.”
10 “People” Foods for Dogs
“Can my dog eat that? Apples, salmon, pumpkin, beans, yogurt… people foods that are safe for your dog to eat.”
‘People’ Foods Your Dog Can Eat
“As a rule, keep your food to yourself. But as a rare treat, these foods may be OK.”
People Foods to Avoid Feeding Your Pets
“Chocolate, Macadamia nuts, avocados…these foods may sound delicious to you, but they’re actually quite dangerous for our animal companions.”
‘For the Dogs’ Has a Whole New Meaning
Obesity in pet dogs
“In a survey of 1000 dogs over one year of age attending as outpatients in a hospital clinic, 28% were obese.”
Plants That Could Kill Your Pet
TestTube Wild Card
Cat People vs Dog People
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