First Wild Truffle

People remember their baby’s first words, their first steps, and lots of other firsts. I will remember little Gnocchi’s first wild truffle, found out in the big dog woods today.  Her sister, Caccia, found her first wild truffles today, too. They were joined by their cousins, Uni, who found her first truffle in the same … More First Wild Truffle

From Fire Hydrants To Rescue Work, Dogs Perceive The World Through Smell

NPR’s Fresh Air recently rebroadcast this interview from 2016, with Alexandra Horowitz. In it, she talks about how dogs form a “picture of the world through smell.” Horowitz founded the Dog Cognition Lab at Barnard College and has written a few books on the nature of dogs: Inside of a Dog   Being a Dog … More From Fire Hydrants To Rescue Work, Dogs Perceive The World Through Smell