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American Dogs Come From Asia


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Cher
- 525 days ago - livescience.com
A new genetic analysis of hundreds of American dog breeds reveals that the canines' ancient roots trace back to Asia. On average, less than 30 percent of their DNA comes from Europe, suggesting dogs came to the Americas with the ancient humans



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Cher Away Moving (1470)
Saturday July 13, 2013, 4:42 pm


Thnx for sending me this Kit!!


 

Betty Kelly (4)
Saturday July 13, 2013, 7:39 pm
Thanks to Asia for our dogs.
 

Kit B. (276)
Saturday July 13, 2013, 7:49 pm

I find little facts and bits of history interesting. People and animals traversed the Bering Straits to find this country, or they came by ship. That's still being debated, but they did bring their loyal companions.
 

pam w. (191)
Saturday July 13, 2013, 9:30 pm
Early people were just as smart as we are. They found abandoned wolf pups...fed and domesticated domesticated them and ''BINGO!" puppies who began the dog breeding BUSINESS. it works just FINE!

 

Vanraea K. (0)
Saturday July 13, 2013, 9:33 pm
I have no Idea before about this for this cause for me it is surprised news.Thanks for sharing..........
Animal Hospital Pickerington Ohio
 

Jaime A. (35)
Saturday July 13, 2013, 10:15 pm
Noted, thanks.!
 

Joan McAllister (1064)
Saturday July 13, 2013, 10:50 pm
This is surprising. Noted Thanks Cher
 

GGmaSheila D. (169)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 12:13 am
Adorable dogs in photo. Not surprising that dogs also came over the Bering Straits bidge. Thank you.
 

Maria S. (95)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 3:36 am
Thanks for sharing this interesting article.
 

Ruth S. (298)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 11:20 am
I love the picture above, they are so cute!
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 11:44 am
I would assume the larger portion came from England, and the continent.
 

Carol H. (229)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 5:07 pm
noted, thanks Cher
 

Lisa sick Windsor (149)
Monday July 15, 2013, 4:07 am
Interesting, ty Cher
 

Sara P. (61)
Monday July 15, 2013, 8:56 am
Thanks for sharing Cher.
 

Sherri G. (117)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 3:11 am
Good to know my dogs' ancestry. TY Cher Noted
 
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