Sacrificed for Science

On this day 62 years ago a small, former Moscow street dog became a worldwide celebrity. That fame came at the cost of her life. On November 3, 1957, Laika became the first creature from earth to enter space. As part of the Soviet space program she was one of numerous formally homeless dogs used…

Hitting the Books

Ever wonder what’s going on in your dog’s head? How about in their heart? Several new books look at that special bond between people and pooches.