October 2015

Driving home for Christmas – pet safety

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‘Tis the season for endless replays of Yuletide fayre on the radio and Chris Rea’s Driving Home For Christmas is one of them!  No matter if you’re a fan or not, the sentiment of Rea’s song holds true as many of us will be venturing into our vehicles accompanied by our four-legged friends, as we […]

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Study reveals dogs were domesticated in Central Asia

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A group of scientists have under taken the largest-ever survey of worldwide canine genetic diversity, and have found strong evidence to suggest dogs were first domesticated in Central Asia, likely to be around Nepal and Mongolia. The study, which is published in the latest Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, was led by Adam […]

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