Fun facts about dogs
Check out these 20 amazing fun facts about dogs we bet you don’t know!
1.Dogs sweat through the pads of their feet.
2.A dog’s sense of smell is 10,000 to 100,000 times more acute as that of humans!
3.Petting a dog can lower your blood pressure.
4.While the Chow Chow dogs are well known for their distinctive blue-black tongues, they’re actually born with pink tongues.
5.The Chihuahua is the shortest breed. Only 6 inches tall!
6.Dogs have wet noses because it helps to absorb scent chemicals.
7.The Norwegian Lundehund is the only dog that has six toes on each foot.
8.Puppies have 28 teeth while adult dogs have 42 teeth.
9.The heaviest breed, the Mastiff, weighs anywhere from 110 pounds to 343 pounds.
10.More than one in three U.S. families owns a dog.
11.Dogs move each ear independently.
12.A dog’s whiskers are used as sensing devices.
13.Dalmatian puppies are born completely white and develop their spots over time.
14.Dogs have at least 18 muscles in each ear.
15.Labradors are the most popular breed in the United States.
16.Dogs can hear about four times better than humans.
17.A dog’s nose print is unique, much like a person’s fingerprint.
18.Smaller breeds of dogs mature faster than larger breeds.
19.All puppies are born deaf.
20.Dogs can be taught to count and solve simple math problems.