Missing Man In Texas Was Eaten By His Only Companions - His 18 Dogs
Thursday, July 11, 2019, 8:20 AM
The bone-pieces found on the man's overgrown trailer-and-shed property were suspicious. But the truth didn't hit the sheriff's deputies until they inspected some dog-feces and found what looked like human-hair and bits of clothes. Freddie Mack had been eaten by his only companions at his rural home near Venus, Texas: his 18 dogs. It's surprisingly common for animals to eat human remains, Johnson said.
Scientists Think They Know Why Dogs Have Eyes That Tug At Our Hearts
Tuesday, June 18, 2019, 9:18 AM
The mournful, pleading, eyebrows-up expression dogs make is so familiar that we have made it into an idiom: puppy-dog eyes. A new study suggests it's yet another example of dogs' ability to communicate with people, one that evolved as the animals were domesticated from ancient wolves at least 15,000-years-ago. The new research built on the authors' previous work examining this muscle movement in dogs.