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34 AMAZING FACTS ABOUT DOGS

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The domestic dog is a member of the genus canis(canines), which forms part of the wolf like canids,and is the most widely abundant terrestrial carnivore. The dog was the first species to be domesticated. So We concluded some most amazing facts about DOG.

Here are the 34 interesting facts about DOG.

world oldest dog

The world's oldest dog name is "Bluey" who died at age 29 years and 5 months.

dogs average lifespan

The average lifespan for medium-sized dog breeds is 10 to 13 years.

inteligent dog

There's even a border collie named Chaser who can recognize 1,022 words!

dog that can't bark

The basenji is the only breed of dog that can't bark, but they can yodel.

smallest living dog

The smallest living dog in terms of length is a chihuahua who measured 15.2 cm (6 in).

most popular names for dogs are Max and Molly

In English-speaking countries, the most popular names for dogs are Max and Molly.

dogs have 13 blood types

Dogs have 13 blood types, horses have 8, cows have 9 while Humans only have 4.

dog facts

If a guy has a dog with him, he's three times more likely to get a girl's phone number.

The Nazis tried to teach dogs to talk and read

The Nazis tried to teach dogs to talk and read.

dog is a mayor

A dog named Duke is the mayor of Cormorant, Minnesota.

dog nose fact

Dogs have wet noses because it helps to absorb scent chemicals.

labradors dog most popular breed

Labradors are the most popular breed in the United States.

people eat dog in Switzerland

In Switzerland, some people still regularly eat dog and cat meat. It's legal in the country.

dog can also see blue and yellow

Dogs don't ONLY see in black and white — they can also see blue and yellow.

tallest dog in the world

The tallest known dog, as of 2010, was a Great Dane who measured 1.092 m (43 in) tall.

dogs survived titanic sinking

3 dogs survived the Titanic sinking out of 12 canines on board.

humans and dogs are friends

Humans and dogs first became best friends 30,000 years ago.

dogs eyesight is better than humans

Dogs see a lot better than humans do at night.

Dogs have at least 18 muscles in each ear

Dogs have at least 18 muscles in each ear.

Chocolate can sicken and even kill dogs

Chocolate can sicken and even kill dogs.

Large Dogs Age Faster and Die Younger

Large Dogs Age Faster and Die Younger.

dogs made humans a better person

93% of dog owners in the U.S. say their dog has made them a better person in at least one way, a study found.

dogs smell power

A dog's sense of smell is 10,000 times stronger than humans. Dogs can smell their owners from 11 miles away.

beatels dog

The Beatles included a whistle that is only audible to dogs in the song "A Day in the Life."

dog has a master degree in mental health

A service dog named Kirsch received an honorary master's degree in mental health counseling for attending all of his owner's classes.

first dog in space

Laika, the first dog in space, did not die peacefully as initially reported by the Soviets. She died because the cabin overheated.

dogs in ww1

Dogs were used as messengers in WW1, carrying orders to the front lines in capsules attached to their bodies.

dog tails

Dogs wag their tails to the right when they're happy and to the left when they're frightened.

mew born dogs are blind and deaf

Newborn dogs are born blind and deaf. Most puppies open their eyes and respond to noises after about two weeks.

dogs are smart

Dogs are as smart as a 2-year-old baby. They can learn and understand over 150 words.

wolves turn in dogs

Wolves became tamer companions and evolved into dogs about 27,000 years ago.

dog dna

Every Dog's mitochondrial DNA is 99.9% the same as a gray wolf.

dog pop

Dogs Poop in Alignment with Earth's Magnetic Field.

dog spin

When your dog spins in a circle before settling down to snuggle, it's because he's making himself at home! This is a nesting trait carried down from your dog's wilder ancestors.

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