Bicycle History: Dogs Have Been Chasing & Biting Cyclists Since the 1700s

Soon after the first velocipedist headed out for a ride, a dog gave “chafe.”  Chafe? That’s how they spelled the word chase back in the days of Old English, the long s and the first canine attacks. I found evidence of the delight dogs take in chasing bicycle-like vehicles, and sinking their teeth into riders, as … Continue reading Bicycle History: Dogs Have Been Chasing & Biting Cyclists Since the 1700s