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National Puppy Day

Today is National Puppy Day! To celebrate, we have compiled a few of our favorite puppy facts, quotes, and pictures.

Puppy facts:

  • A puppy is born blind, deaf and toothless
  • During its first week 90% of a puppy’s time is spent sleeping and 10% eating
  • At the age of three weeks a puppy will develop its sense of smell
  • A puppy will sleep for fourteen hours every day
  • A puppy is considered and adult at the age of one year. At this age it is as physically as mature as a fifteen year-old human
  • More than 5 million puppies are born every year in America

Puppy quotes:

Whoever said you can’t buy happiness forgot little puppies. -Gene Hill

There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face. -Bern Williams

Happiness is a warm puppy. -Charles Shultz

My little dog – a heartbeat at my feet. -Edith Wharton

About Stacy @Trupanion

Stacy Kowalchuk is a dog mom to her rescued Whippet-mix, Ellie. During the week, you can find Stacy surfing (the internet, that is) and managing Trupanion's presence in the social media world. In her free time, Stacy likes to bake, especially cupcakes! To balance her culinary affinity, she also likes to stay active, especially with activities that include her dog such as hiking and going to dog parks.

One Response to National Puppy Day

  1. Heather says:

    Cute puppies!! Happy Puppy Day!

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