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Darwin Correspondence Project

From R. M. Middleton   22 October 1878

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Did cats and dogs become pets because they are scrupulous in the discharge of their faeces? He has a pet parakeet whose behaviour supports this view.

Summary

Did cats and dogs become pets because they are scrupulous in the discharge of their faeces? He has a pet parakeet whose behaviour supports this view.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11726
From
Robert Morton Middleton
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
West Hartlepool
Source of text
DAR 171: 178
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11726,” accessed on 15 June 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11726

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