Up ’til now, we hoomans thought that our pups were descended from wolves. WRONG!
Instead, scientists are saying that dogs and wolves evolved from a common ancestor somewhere between 11,000 and 34,00 years ago.
It turns out the genetic overlap between dogs and wolves may be a result of interbreeding after dog domestication, rather than evidence of a direct linage.
This means the domestication of pups is much more complicated than originally thought! Check out the full story on Daily Mail!