Dogs

Nobody can deny that dogs are man’s best friend. Dogs are descended from wolves and have been domesticated for thousands of years. There are hundreds of breeds around the world and each of them has its own special characteristics. You can find everything you need to know about dogs in this section.

How Do Dogs Recognize Family Members?

Telling familiar and unfamiliar faces apart is a relatively easy task for humans. That has a lot to do with our brains and the way they’ve developed over time. But have you ever stopped to wonder about how other animals,…

Why Do Dogs Lick Their Lips?

Have you ever wondered if when dogs lick their lips, they’re actually trying to tell you something? If you see a dog doing this, you can assume it’s just eating or salivating over something. But what if there’s no food…

The Origin of the Domestic Dog

Where did dogs come from? This is a question countless people have asked. In previous articles, we’ve explained that they descended from wolves. But how did the domestic dog originate? And why are there so many different dog breeds? If…

5 Tips for Leaving Your Dog at a Kennel

Sometimes, for reasons beyond our wishes, you find yourself faced with leaving your dog at a kennel. This may have to do with work, travel, or some other special circumstance. In the summer, this is even more common. In general, hotels…

Is It True That Dogs Can Smell Fear?

Thanks to their sensory abilities, many animals have been the subjects of different myths. Popular belief has long been that dogs can smell fear. But is there any truth to this claim? In the past, people believed that there was…

Dogs: The Keys to Successful Breeding

These days, many breeds of dogs sell for hundreds, if not thousands of dollars. As such, many dog lovers see breeding their pets as a great opportunity to make a bit of extra money. To ensure successful breeding, it’s important…

8 Ways in Which Dogs Improve Our Health

A large number of people have a pet in their home. And a large percentage of those pets are dogs and cats. Various studies have been carried out that show that dogs improve our health. So, man’s best friend is…