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Fun Facts about Dogs

#1: Wonder why your dog can sniff out dinner or snacks from far distances? Well, a dog’s nose has fourteen times more scent cells than a human’s nose.

#2: Veterinarians have found that dogs see in color, however, they can see blue and green shades but not red ones.

#3: In the United States, approximately 1 million dogs have been named the primary beneficiary in their owner’s will.

#4: Dogs sweat through the pads of their feet, not through salivating.

#5: On record, the heaviest dog weighed 319 lbs.

For more interesting and fun facts, check out North Shore Animal League’s Cool Pet Facts.

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  2. Lacey says:

    Those are some interesting facts! I wonder what kind of dog that 319lb one was.

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