Kennel Club fears Otterhound, Dandie Dinmont Terrier and Skye Terrier dog breeds close to extinction

There are fears the Otterhound, Dandie Dinmont Terrier and the Skye Terrier are on the brink of extinction after just 121 puppies were born last year. Puppies like Labradors and French Bulldogs have seen record sales during the Covid lockdown, but the same cannot be said for the Otterhound, one of Britain’s oldest dog breeds that dates back … Read more

Dogs: Larger breeds including Great Danes and Rottweilers are at a higher risk of bone cancer 

Osteosarcoma — a painful and aggressive form of bone cancer — is more common in larger dog breeds like Great Danes and Rottweilers, a study has confirmed. Experts led from the University of Bristol analysed health data on 906,967 dogs to identify those breeds and characteristics that might increase the risk of the cancer. The team found … Read more

Cutest dog breeds according to ancient Greek mathematical formula are revealed

What is the Golden Ratio?  The golden ratio The Golden Ratio is a mathematical formula devised in ancient Greece to determine ‘physical perfection’ by comparing measurements, ratios and symmetry.   During the Renaissance, artists and Architects used the equation, also known as Phi, as an aid during the creation of their masterpieces. Scientists have since adapted … Read more

Cutest dog breeds according to ancient Greek mathematical formula are revealed

How is the Golden Ratio measured? The Golden Ratio was devised in ancient Greece to determine ‘physical perfection’ by comparing the measurements, ratios and symmetry of the facial features.   During the Renaissance, artists and Architects used the equation as an aid during the creation of their masterpieces. Scientists have since adapted the mathematical formula to … Read more

Former Home and Away star Rebecca Breeds lands Jodie Foster’s iconic role

Home and Away alum Rebecca Breeds reveals whether she’s ready for the comparisons as she lands Jodie Foster’s iconic Silence of the Lambs role in a new series By Kristy Johnson For Daily Mail Australia Published: 13:05 GMT, 6 February 2021 | Updated: 13:05 GMT, 6 February 2021 She starred as Ruby Buckton on Home … Read more

CBS’s Silence of the Lambs sequel show Clarice unveils creepy first trailer starring Rebecca Breeds

The role of Clarice Starling has seen some iconic portrayals in the feature adaptations of Silence of the Lambs and Hannibal. And the character is about to take on new life, with a series devoted to her dark story that’s yet to be told. CBS revealed the eery first teaser for their upcoming spin-off series … Read more

Fascinating images reveal how dog breeds have changed over the years

Dogs have long been considered man’s best friend, but the pooches that are running around today look a lot different than they did a century ago.      Most dog breeds were developed through selective breeding within the last few centuries, thousands of years after they were first domesticated. Selective breeding, also called artificial selection, is the process … Read more

Fascinating images reveal how dog breeds have changed over the years

Fascinating images reveal how dog breeds have changed over the years – with some now looking COMPLETELY different than they did 100 years ago Many popular dog breeds look incredibly different than they did 100 years ago  The changes are due to advancements in selective breeding in the 20th century  Selective breeding is the process … Read more

Ice Age ended 11,000 years ago with at least five dog breeds

Dogs were already splitting into distinct breeds after the Ice Age 11,000 years ago when humans were still hunters and gatherers, study of ancient canine DNA reveals Researchers studied the genomes of 27 different dogs dating back 11,000 years  At the end of the Ice Age there were already five different dog ancestries   Dog migration … Read more

Dogs were already splitting into distinct breeds after the Ice Age 11,000 years ago

Dogs were already splitting into distinct breeds after the Ice Age 11,000 years ago when humans were still hunters and gatherers, study of ancient canine DNA reveals Researchers studied the genomes of 27 different dogs dating back 11,000 years  At the end of the Ice Age there were already five different dog ancestries   Dog migration … Read more