Michael Worboys
Emeritus Professor, University of Manchester

Michael Worboys is emeritus professor at the Centre for History of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of Manchester. His latest book is The Invention of the Modern Dog: Breed and Blood in Victorian Britain (2018), co-authored with Neil Pemberton and Julie-Marie Strange.

Written by Michael Worboys

A Distinguished Member of the Humane Society (1831) by Edward Landseer. ‘Bob’ a Newfoundland dog, saved 23 persons from drowning on the London docks and was made a distinguished member of the Royal Humane Society. Courtesy Wikipedia