10 Weird Facts about Dogs I Bet You Didn’t know

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As pet owners, we think we have our pets all figured out but there are some things about dogs, I bet you didn’t even know! Today I am going to give you 10 things about dogs you never would have thought a dog could be connected to but its true, so lets jump right into it!!!!!

Weird fact #1. Did you know that dogs are not really color blind? They can see color but not like humans can though.

Weird fact #2. Did you know that only dogs and humans have prostates? yep, let that sink in.

Weird fact #3. Did you know that dogs sweat through the pads on their feet?

Weird fact #4. Did you know that dogs can live up to 15 years on average? in dog years, that’s a very long time!!!!!!!!

Weird fact #5. Did you know that dogs can see in the dark? Dogs have special things in their eyes that allow them to see in the dark.

Weird fact #6. Did you know that dogs can hear best at a higher sound frequency than humans? According to Petfinder.com, The higher the Hertz, the higher-pitched the sound. Dogs hear best at 8,000 Hz, while humans hear best at around 2,000 Hz.

Weird fact #7. Did you know that dogs have a very strong sense of smell? That’s why they use dogs instead of any other animals to help them track and find people or things. (so your dog can definitely smell what’s cooking from far away)

Weird fact #8. Did you know that dogs have wet noses because it helps to absorb scent chemicals? According to vetstreet.com, dogs have wet noses to keep them cool and for the  absorption of chemicals too.

Weird fact #9. Did you know that The most popular dog breed in Canada, U.S., and Great Britain is the Labrador retriever? Wow, I didn’t even know that.

Weird fact #10. Did you know that tail wagging is its own language? According to mirror.co.uk,Tail wagging has its own language. Apparently dogs wag their tail to the right when they’re happy and to the left when they are frightened.

Well, there you go! 10 Weird fact about dogs I bet you didn’t know. was this article helpful? if so, tell me why or not. I would love to hear from you. tell me your thoughts. Don’t forget to comment and follow!!!!!

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Here are some links below, if you want to find out more.

https://www.petfinder.com/dogs/bringing-a-dog-home/facts-about-new-dog/

http://www.vetstreet.com/our-pet-experts/why-does-my-dog-have-a-wet-nose

http://facts.randomhistory.com/2009/02/15_dogs.html

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/dog-facts-10-amazing-things-3908754

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