All posts tagged astronaut

February 17, 2020, No comments

Definitely call this puppy love. After a record-breaking 328 days in space, NASA astronaut Christina Koch returned home last week to an epic reunion with her dog. The barking. The […]

Wednesday Zen Moment: View from space, astronaut Leland Melvin explains why he’s a wildlife lover

January 13, 2016, No comments

We think the world of NASA astronaut Leland Melvin. It’s not just because he’s the only astronaut to pose for his official portrait with h ...

Greatest official astronaut portrait ever as Leland Melvin sneaks in his dogs

January 29, 2015, 1 Comment

NASA astronaut and TV host Leland Melvin has another title: best dog dad in the galaxy. The Atlantis Space Shuttle traveler has his two dogs Jake an ...

Astronaut Chris Hadfield’s critter-filled song about Canada

July 2, 2014, No comments

We admit this post is only tangentially related to animals. Yes, there are dogs – lots of dogs – a scurrying pig, loon calls, talk of fish ...