Archives: January, 2013

06 Jan
Pet dogs keep their feet from freezing

Pet dogs keep their feet from freezing By Ella DaviesReporter, BBC Nature Dogs can keep warm on frozen ground, thanks to a specialised circulation system in their paws, say scientists. Researchers in Japan used electron microscopes to study the internal structure of domestic dogs’ paws. They found that heat was transferred from the artery to

06 Jan
Video playing with your dog

Some researchers in NYC need your help! They are studying human-dog interactions and need videos of people playing with their pets. Here is a link: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/2012/12/12/how-do-you-play-with-your-dog/?WT_mc_id=SA_WR_20121219