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Episode from the podcastHow It Began: A History of the Modern World

Wolves to Dogs: The Origins of Our Alliance

Released Thursday, 13th April 2017
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In this episode, historian Brad Harris brings us back in time over 35,000 years ago to reveal the very beginning of dog domestication. Learn how humanity gained the upper hand in an ancient competition with wolves to enable more friendly interaction and cooperation, and how the subsequent alliance between humans and dogs helped both species to thrive.
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