Cats and Dogs
This special edition of National Geographic celebrates the cherished roles cats and dogs play in our lives and explores the history of the animals and why they behave the way they do.
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How to Build a Dog
Scientists have found the secret recipe behind the spectacular variety of dog shapes and sizes.
Two young Danes find out if they’re tough enough for the world’s only military dogsled team.
Taming the Wild
Only a handful of wild animal species have been successfully bred to get along with humans.
Wrapped in linen and reverently laid to rest, animal mummies hold intriguing clues to life and death in ancient Egypt.
Inside Animal Minds
Brainy fellow creatures show that humans are not alone in their ability to invent, plan, or contemplate.
Some seemingly innocuous foods can be lethal for dogs. Learn what not to feed your dog—even if it begs.