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Fossil jawbone from Alaska is a rare case of a juvenile...
on July 8, 2020 at 7:06 pm
A small piece of fossil jawbone from Alaska represents a rare example of juvenile dromaeosaurid […]
Animals who try to sound 'bigger' are good at learning...
on July 8, 2020 at 2:59 pm
Some animals fake their body size by sounding 'bigger' than they actually are. Researchers studied […]
Tackling coral reefs' thorny problem: Crown-of-thorns...
on July 8, 2020 at 2:59 pm
Researchers have revealed the evolutionary history of the crown-of-thorns starfish -- a predator of […]
Famous 'Jurassic Park' dinosaur is less lizard, more bird
on July 7, 2020 at 10:39 pm
From movies to museum exhibits, the dinosaur Dilophosaurus is no stranger to pop culture. Many […]
Double take: New study analyzes global, multiple-tailed...
on July 7, 2020 at 3:32 pm
Research into abnormal regeneration events in lizards has led to the first published scientific […]
Microplastic pollution harms lobster larvae, study finds
on July 7, 2020 at 12:39 pm
Microplastic fiber pollution in the ocean impacts larval lobsters at each stage of their […]
A tiny ancient relative of dinosaurs and pterosaurs...
on July 6, 2020 at 7:26 pm
Dinosaurs and pterosaurs may be known for their remarkable size, but a newly described species that […]
Dogs News -- ScienceDaily Veterinary research and news on dogs as companions, canine health, wolf pack behavior and more. If it is news about dogs, you will find it here!
Owner behavior affects effort and accuracy in dogs'...
on July 6, 2020 at 3:39 pm
Researchers have found that dogs adapt their communicative strategies to their environment and that […]
The sixth sense of animals: An early warning system for...
on July 6, 2020 at 2:18 pm
Continuously observing animals with motion sensors could improve earthquake prediction.
Grassroots dog vaccinations can help stop rabies, but not...
on July 2, 2020 at 6:41 pm
While scientists are trying to find a vaccine for COVID-19, the rabies virus continues to kill […]
How old is your dog in human years? New method better than...
on July 2, 2020 at 3:36 pm
How old is your tail-wagging bundle of joy in human years? According to the well-known ''rule of […]
Sled dogs are closely related to 9,500-year-old 'ancient...
on June 25, 2020 at 6:48 pm
Sled dogs are much older and have adapted to Arctic conditions much earlier than previously […]
Dangerous tick-borne bacterium extremely rare in New Jersey
on June 25, 2020 at 4:49 pm
There's some good news in New Jersey about a potentially deadly tick-borne bacterium. Researchers […]
'Cooperative' and 'independent' dog breeds may not react...
on June 17, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Cooperative-worker dog breeds do not appear to respond more negatively to unfair outcomes than do […]
Cats News -- ScienceDaily Cat news. Read about household contaminants affecting cats, allergies to cats and more. Also find stories on lions, tigers and leopards.
Bizarre saber-tooth predator from South America was no...
on June 26, 2020 at 1:27 pm
A new study has shown that not all saber-tooths were fearsome predators.
African lion counts miss the mark, but new method shows...
on June 18, 2020 at 3:10 pm
The current technique used for counting lion populations for research and conservation efforts […]
How Toxoplasma parasites glide so swiftly
on June 17, 2020 at 4:14 pm
If you're a cat owner, you might have heard of Toxoplasma gondii, a protozoan that sometimes […]
On the hunt for megafauna in North America
on June 2, 2020 at 3:01 pm
Research has found that pre-historic climate change does not explain the extinction of megafauna in […]
Why cats have more lives than dogs when it comes to...
on May 18, 2020 at 10:49 pm
Cats are twice as likely to survive a venomous snakebite than dogs, and the reasons behind this […]
Pine martens like to have neighbors -- but not too near
on May 15, 2020 at 2:39 pm
Pine martens need neighbors but like to keep their distance, according to new research.
Study confirms cats can become infected with and may...
on May 14, 2020 at 3:58 pm
Scientists report that in the laboratory, cats can readily become infected with SARS-CoV-2, the […]
Dog-Walking in the Age of Covid-19
by The Bark Editors on July 7, 2020 at 10:08 pm
Wear a Face Mask, or Not? Question: I’m hoping you can settle a disagreement a friend and I […]
How to Teach a Dog to Fetch
by Karen B. London on July 7, 2020 at 9:59 pm
Even dogs who aren’t natural retrievers can learn to play this game.Despite the popularity of […]
Give Dog-Reactive Dogs Some Space
by Jill Breitner on June 30, 2020 at 9:48 pm
Saying “my dog is friendly” doesn’t reassure those with dogs who are afraid, […]
Service Dog Enables Independence
by Cara Conway on June 30, 2020 at 9:22 pm
Navigating through life with a dog named PilotSome children are afraid of the dark, but darkness in […]
Milton Glaser’s Legendary Design Career and One Great...
by Cameron Woo on June 30, 2020 at 8:44 pm
1929–2020One of the world’s great designers, Milton Glaser, passed away on Friday, June […]
Calling All Dog Parents: Science Needs Your Help
by Tracy Krulik on June 29, 2020 at 10:01 pm
Does your officemate now have four paws, a sniffy nose and a waggy tail? Instead of chatting by the […]
Can Dogs Eat Apples? Super Foods for Dogs
by Claudia Kawczynska on June 26, 2020 at 9:46 pm
Yes, dogs can eat apples! This sweet, crispy, affordable fruit is great for your dogs. In fact, for […]