Animals

Science

Ancient DNA Just Confirmed A Long-Held Theory About Australia’s Most Controversial Species

ByYassine Souilmi, Gabriel Conroy, Jane Balme, Sally Wasef and The Conversation

Dingo bones predating the European invasion of Australia’s east and west coasts reveal unanswered questions about the species.

Pet Science

Can Dogs Get Heat Stroke? A Veterinarian Reveals the Breeds Most At Risk

ByElana Spivack

Paying attention to how you feel will help you understand how your dog feels.

Pet Science

Should You Feed Your Dog Vegetables? An Animal Nutritionist Reveals the Ultimate Pet Food Hack

ByElana Spivack

Keep treats within 5 to 10 percent of your dog’s daily calories.

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Science

4000 Years After Woolly Mammoths Went Extinct, We Might Finally Know Why

ByMarianne Dehasque, Love Dalén and The Conversation

The woolly mammoth was one of the most charismatic species of the last Ice Age. Yet, the cause of its extinction remains a mystery.

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Health

The Link Between Pets And Health Is Massively Misunderstood

ByMichael Schulson and Undark

Research suggesting that pet ownership improves health is largely funded by the pet care industry. Does that matter?

Reel Science

The Aliens from 'A Quiet Place: Day One' Most Closely Resemble This Shocking Animal

ByElana Spivack

Don’t worry, they don’t hunt humans.

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Health

This Truth About Raw Milk Is Too Often Overlooked

ByJuan Silva, Joel Komakech, Mandy Conrad and The Conversation

Advocates claim raw milk has superior health benefits over pasteurized milk.

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Pet Science

What Colors Can Dogs See? An Animal Eye Doctor Debunks A Pervasive Myth About Dog Vision

ByElana Spivack

Your dog can lead a perfectly happy life without seeing reds and greens.

Science

What Farmers Really Think About the Reintroduction of Wolves

ByJonny Hanson and The Conversation

A confluence of political and economic factors is key to understanding the controversies surrounding the potential return of wolves to Britain and Ireland.

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Pet science

This Ingenious Trick Could Help Your Solitary Cat Adapt to a New Pet

ByElana Spivack

Take things slow.