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Sykes, Bryan

Summary: Reveals how all dogs share a common ancestry with a small group of domesticated wolves and how the vast range of canine breeds were created by a few gene mutations.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 636.7 SYK

Frydenborg, Kay

Summary: Explores the connection between dogs and humans from hunter-gatherer partners to modern day pets, focusing on how humans have influenced dogs' evolution and raising new questions about the species' shared future.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 636.7 FRY

Derr, Mark.

Summary: Describes the early cooperative relationships between Ice Age humans and dogs as well as human society's later efforts to domesticate and control dog species through reproduction, revealing how dogs and humans impacted each other's evolution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Duckworth 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.709 DER

Goodman, Susan E.

Summary: A whimsically illustrated guide to the inner life of dogs shares lighthearted insights into dog evolution and behavior while profiling common breeds and explaining what a dog experiences while looking at a sunset and smelling the ground.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: J 636.7 GOO

Cameron, W. Bruce

Summary: Thirty thousand years ago, ice was storming the planet. Among the speciesforced out of the trees and onto the steppes by the advancing cold was modern man, who was both predator and prey. No stranger to the experiences that make us human,a mother's love and a father's betrayal, tribal war and increasing famine, political intrigue and forbidden love, joy and hope and devastating loss, our...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC CAM

Cameron, W. Bruce

Summary: "Set against the most dramatic time in our species' history, The Dog Master tells the story of one tribe's struggle for survival and one extraordinary man's bond with a wolf-a friendship that changed mankind forever... Thirty thousand years ago, ice was storming the planet. Among the species forced out of the trees and onto the steppes by the advancing cold was modern man, who was both predator...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CAM

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAM

Grossman, Loyd.

Summary: Explores the extraordinary relationship between man and dog examining some of the social, economic, religious and psychological aspects.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Books 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 GRO

Hare, Brian

Summary: "Brian Hare, dog researcher, evolutionary anthropologist, and founder of the Duke Canine Cognition Center, and Vanessa Woods offer revolutionary new insights into dog intelligence and the interior lives of our smartest pets. In the past decade, we have learned more about how dogs think than in the last century. Breakthroughs in cognitive science, pioneered by Brian Hare have proven dogs have a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 HAR

Millan, Cesar.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: In this book the author, a well-known dog trainer takes on the topic of training for the first time, by explaining the importance of balance as the foundation for a healthy relationship between you and your dog. In order to provide a variety of training options, he calls upon some of the foremost experts in the field to offer their advice so that you can find the perfect approach that works for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Archetype 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 MIL

Luke, Melinda

Summary: Discusses the evolution of dogs, the acuteness of their senses, their ability to learn new tasks, and the many ways that they are helpful to humans, such as serving as helpers for disabled persons and working as police dogs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2001

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O'Neill, Amanda.

Summary: Introduces the physical characteristics and evolution of dogs and describes different kinds of dogs and how to care for a dog as a pet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kingfisher 1999

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.7 ONE