BarkPod

History of Dogs 101

June 29, 2020 Pet Qwerks, Inc. Episode 1
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History of Dogs 101
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BarkPod
History of Dogs 101
Jun 29, 2020 Episode 1
Pet Qwerks, Inc.

In this very first episode of BarkPod, we dive into the history of dogs! 15,000 years ago, dogs became entangled with the evolutionary trajectory of humans, and became such an important factor in our own history. Join us as we explore how dogs became our furry companions! 

BarkPod is a podcast all about dogs! This show is presented by Pet Qwerks, the interactive toy company based out of Southern California. Learn More at www.petqwerks.com



Resources from today’s episode: 

How did dogs become our best friends? New evidence | Helen Briggs | BBC: https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-40638584

A New Origin Story for Dogs | Ed Yong | The Atlantic: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/06/the-origin-of-dogs/484976/

How Accurate is Alpha’s Theory of Dog Domestication | Brian Handwerk | Smithsonian Magazine:https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/how-wolves-really-became-dogs-180970014/

Origin of the Domestic Dog | Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origin_of_the_domestic_dog

Dog | Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dog

The World’s Largest Dog Breed | Readers Digest Canada: https://www.readersdigest.ca/home-garden/pets/world-s-largest-dog-breeds/

America’s first dogs vanished after Europeans arrived, study finds | The Washington Post | Karin Brulliard: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/animalia/wp/2018/07/07/americas-first-dogs-vanished-after-europeans-arrived-study-finds/

Thalmann O., Perri A.R. (2018) Paleogenomic Inferences of Dog Domestication. In: Lindqvist C., Rajora O. (eds) Paleogenomics. Population Genomics. Springer, Cham

Show Notes

In this very first episode of BarkPod, we dive into the history of dogs! 15,000 years ago, dogs became entangled with the evolutionary trajectory of humans, and became such an important factor in our own history. Join us as we explore how dogs became our furry companions! 

BarkPod is a podcast all about dogs! This show is presented by Pet Qwerks, the interactive toy company based out of Southern California. Learn More at www.petqwerks.com



Resources from today’s episode: 

How did dogs become our best friends? New evidence | Helen Briggs | BBC: https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-40638584

A New Origin Story for Dogs | Ed Yong | The Atlantic: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/06/the-origin-of-dogs/484976/

How Accurate is Alpha’s Theory of Dog Domestication | Brian Handwerk | Smithsonian Magazine:https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/how-wolves-really-became-dogs-180970014/

Origin of the Domestic Dog | Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origin_of_the_domestic_dog

Dog | Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dog

The World’s Largest Dog Breed | Readers Digest Canada: https://www.readersdigest.ca/home-garden/pets/world-s-largest-dog-breeds/

America’s first dogs vanished after Europeans arrived, study finds | The Washington Post | Karin Brulliard: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/animalia/wp/2018/07/07/americas-first-dogs-vanished-after-europeans-arrived-study-finds/

Thalmann O., Perri A.R. (2018) Paleogenomic Inferences of Dog Domestication. In: Lindqvist C., Rajora O. (eds) Paleogenomics. Population Genomics. Springer, Cham

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