There is no other animal so connected to mankind than the dog. But where did they come from and who let them in? Shay & Mr B. The dogs' most closely related species is, of course, the wolf (Canis lupus). Speciation most likely occurred around 15,000 - 20,000 years ago. Speciation is the splitting of … Continue reading Who let the dogs In?
For many years I felt that companion dogs often had less enriching lives than the minimum standard expected for animals in zoos. This led me to form the first ever Facebook group specifically for canine enrichment (2nd July 2017). The group membership expanded exponentially and today stands at over 320,000. Obviously I'm delighted that so … Continue reading When is Enrichment Not Enrichment?