Native American Dogs

www.techichi.org is my current blog. Please visit and look at the techichi slideshow gallery. I am not posting over here any more, so come visit my new blog!!! Wherein I first push the idea of deer chihuahuas as possible direct descendents of the old techichis since there has been a virtually unbroken historical record of

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Rez dogs: Navajo Dogs.

Kayenta Navajo dog (LINK) I’ve been Googling rez dogs to see what is going on. After all, my previous two posts were really discussing the state of affairs 20-30 years ago. Sadly, things have degenerated a bit. An elderly man recently got killed by a feral dog pack.  I watched a 45 minute video about

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What is a landrace dog? The AKC, Basenjis, and me.

http://mathildasanthropologyblog.wordpress.com/category/archaeology/page/2/ I used to be in awe of the AKC and learned its system thoroughly. I loved gathering on a weekend afternoon and showing my dog, traveling around the east coast to go to shows near my home in D.C. I remember the maps for country roads in PA, MA, MD,  (probably now replaced by

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