Many of us own pets, but how many of us actually know where our pets come from?
How did the dog end up being man’s best friend? Why does the cat purr? And what species did the goldfish descend from?
You can find the answers to all these questions and more in the RedShed Pet Fact File. Our Pet Facts guides also include some amazing stats and funny videos of some of the most intelligent animals from across the world.
Simply select a pet below to find out more on your favourite animal or discover your pet’s ancestry.