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A former police K-9 handler said it's 'highly suspicious' that cadaver dogs missed Brian Laundrie's remains

Officers from the North Port Police Department. This is not the K-9 handler pictured in the article. Mark Taylor/Getty Images An ex-police K-9
DNA shows Japanese wolf closest relative of domestic dogs
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DNA shows Japanese wolf closest relative of domestic dogs

A stuffed specimen of Honshu Wolf (Japanese Wolf Canis hodophilax). Exhibit at the National Museum of Nature and Science in Tokyo, Japan. Credit:
Netflix's Dogs in Space Isn't Lying About the Dogs or the Space
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Netflix's Dogs in Space Isn't Lying About the Dogs or the Space

1957 saw the Soviet Union launch a dog named Laika into space. Although it was a significant milestone in the space race's history, Laika did not
Extinct Japanese wolf is the closest wild relative of dogs yet found
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Extinct Japanese wolf is the closest wild relative of dogs yet found

The Natural History Museum/ Alamy - The extinct Japanese Wolf (Canis lupus Hodophilax). According to a study that sequenced nine museum specimens of
Behavior resembling human ADHD seen in dogs
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Behavior resembling human ADHD seen in dogs

"Our findings will help us to identify, understand, and treat canine hyperactivity and impulsivity. They also showed similarity to ADHD in humans,
This 12,000-Year-Old Fossil Jaw Could Be The Oldest Known Dog in The Americas
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This 12,000-Year-Old Fossil Jaw Could Be The Oldest Known Dog in The Americas

According to a Latin American study, the fossilized jaw bone could prove that Central American domesticated dogs existed as early as 12,000 years
They’re putting guns on robot dogs now
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They’re putting guns on robot dogs now

The quadrupedal robot is one of the most exciting developments in robotics over recent years. They are small and agile, and can navigate in places
Researchers say fossil shows humans, dogs lived in C. America in 10,000 BC
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Researchers say fossil shows humans, dogs lived in C. America in 10,000 BC

Costa Rican researchers believe that this jaw bone fossil is from a dog that lived over 12,000 years ago. According to a Latin American study, the
Gifted dogs can learn 12 words in a week and remember them for months
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Gifted dogs can learn 12 words in a week and remember them for months

Although a Border collie is not one of six gifted dogs in the Elayne Massaini/Getty Images study, it is still a Border collie. Dogs who have a unique
‘Genius dogs’ can learn names of more than 100 toys, study finds
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‘Genius dogs’ can learn names of more than 100 toys, study finds

While your dog may follow commands like sit or get excited when you mention the word walkies, they will not remember the names of toys or other