Taxonomy of the Kingdom Animalia

"Nothing to be done really about animals. Anything you do looks foolish. The answer isn't in us. It's almost as if we're put here on earth to show how silly they aren't"
-Russell Hoban


In order to understand the digestion of a domestic dog, it will be helpful to understand the Taxonomy of the Kingdom Animalia (of Animals).

The table below will give you a basic insight of how and why the domestic dog is scientifically classified.


Taxonomy Table for Canis Lupus Familiaris; the Domestic Dog