What penis bones might tell us about dire wolf behavior

Dire wolves are one of those creatures from the past that has captured the public imagination. They are conventionally dreamed of as being massive wolves, and Hollywood has created fictional ones the size of horses. The truth of the matter … Continue reading

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Spring Is Here: Tell Me Your Favorite Thing About the Season!

Essley and I spent last weekend in Indianapolis, and I let out an audible squeal upon seeing tiny green buds on the trees there.  Things still look pretty winter-ish up here in the Chicago area, but the little hint of … Continue reading

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How do I tell my son I had to have his pet mice destroyed?

Question by liebekatz2: How do I tell my son I had to have his pet mice destroyed? My son is 10. The mice have been sick for quite a while with mange-mites. We had the mice to the vet, who … Continue reading

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I have to tell myself he’s a dog, not just a “pit bull”.

A few nice Flea Prevention images I found: I have to tell myself he’s a dog, not just a “pit bull”. Image by This Year’s Love Yesterday Israel got outside when my sister opened the door. There were two neighbor … Continue reading

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how do u tell the difference between molting and mite?

Question by lolew111: how do u tell the difference between molting and mite? how do u tell the difference between molting and mite? my parakeet has blackspots but i think its time for it to molt. but i dont know … Continue reading

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Hi Can Anyone Tell Me What Dog Breeds Come in Blue? Also What Breeds Come in Liver?

I love those 2 colors. I dont really need to know about health problems and all that i just want to know what dog breeds come in those colors plz and thank u Suggestion: BLUE: Afghan Hound, Alaskan Malamute, Mutts, … Continue reading

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Things I’m Afraid to Tell You

Thank you to EZ Pudewa and Jess Constable for inspiring and giving me – and many other bloggers – the courage to share. There is a fairly common assumption (misconception?) when it comes to bloggers with blogs that primarily focus … Continue reading

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Things to Tell Your Petsitter

I’ve done my share of petsitting in the past, so when a friend of mine who does a lot of petsitting shared her woes about incomplete instructions from pet owners, I could totally relate. Today I’m going to give a … Continue reading

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What sheep can tell us about dog domestication

I’ve written several posts about dog domestication and how the foundation of modern Western “breed” dogs has distorted our ability to figure out where dogs originated.  For several  years, it was strongly contended that dogs were derived from East Asian … Continue reading

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