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May 21, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Two modern dog breeds share DNA with a prehistoric Siberian wolf, suggesting that the ancestry of today’s dogs runs much deeper than previously thought.
Mar 11, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A politician is spinning a tale about big bad wolves, but a fact check finds that people have a greater chance of being killed by an elevator than a wolf.
Feb 5, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some of the oldest known 'dogs' have just been determined to be wolves -- so who were the first actual dogs?
Jan 20, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some wolves are born with a capacity to bond with people, new research finds.
Jan 8, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Dogs might only have a 10,000-year history in the Americas, suggests a new study that also concludes many early American dogs were wolf-like and highly valued.
Jan 7, 2015 04:05 PM ET // Discovery News
With the Washington, D.C. area getting its first snowfall, the Smithsonian Zoo had to shut down, giving the animals their own private play day.
Dec 31, 2014 10:55 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
After a 500-mile (800 kilometers) trek across the West, a lone wolf's journey may have come to an end this weekend.
Dec 18, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
It was a great year for four large European carnivores whose populations are now numerous, stable and healthy.
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