The problem with scenthounds

I grew up in rural West Virginia. One of the most common types of dog during my childhood was the scenthound. People had beagles for running rabbits.  The hardcore houndsmen kept coonhounds and foxhounds, and the really die-hard ones kept … Continue reading

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Qinling pandas and “red wolves” and the species problem

Hundreds of species concepts exist, and within these concepts there are great controversies. As long time readers know, I am very skeptical of the validity of the red and Eastern wolves as distinct species, and I am even more controversial … Continue reading

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Solving A Problem With The ABCs

Let’s look at the ABCs series thus far, especially this post, and see how we can apply the ABCs to solving a real problem. I started a new basic class this Saturday and a few of the dogs jump up … Continue reading

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Would “Candy’s Law” Solve the Problem of Cops Killing Dogs?

The deputy who shot Cole Middleton’s dog, Candy, no longer has a job, but that’s not enough for Middleton and his family. The Middleton family wants to change the system. Last week, they began advocating for what they call “Candy’s … Continue reading

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Solving A Problem With The ABCs

Let’s look at the ABCs series thus far, especially this post, and see how we can apply the ABCs to solving a real problem. I started a new basic class this Saturday and a few of the dogs jump up … Continue reading

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