I'm a maverick scholar, known for disproving many scientific hypotheses. In this book,. I show that dogs domesticated themselves. They weren't tamed by humans. My conclusions come both from my lifelong experiences with dogs and from cutting edge science in dog studies, a hot topic in academia today. Becsuse I taught science for 40 years, I know how to write it so that it's not dry or stilted in any way. Reviewers have praised it highly as a real page turner.
Read about the amazing feats of Winkle, a Dalmation. Here it shows that he could con people,making them think he wasn't doing wrong even when heactually was.
Humans, Dogs, and Civilization
The evolution of dogs to be helpers of man depended on their having a theory of mind. That is, dogs can figure out what another species, humans, would think if the dogs did certain things. In other words, dogs can lie.