Episode 1

The anatomy of different breeds

Episode 2

Exploring how the breeds differ in their senses and abilities

Episode 3

Looking at the close bond that exists between humans and dogs

Episode 1

The first episode compares the anatomy of different breeds and demonstrates the tremendous variation between features. Our long history of selective breeding has shaped dogs more than any other animal and along the way we've unwittingly selected for particularly powerful genes for extreme features such as legs, paws, hair and skull shapes.

for BBC2
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