The history of dog domestication goes back awhile – 14,000 years give or take. For much of this time, dogs worked tirelessly alongside humans, helping to farm, build, hunt, and protect. It’s hard to imagine humans civilization without the considerable efforts and influence of the faithful canine.
Although most modern dogs no longer have to work for their living, dogs are still relied upon to perform important tasks for humans every day. In honor of National K9 Veterans Day, the staff at Deer Creek Animal Hospital would like to take this opportunity to honor our country’s wonderful working dogs.Read the rest of this entry »