Dog Facts

Here you can read about various dog facts, psychology, body language and fun facts you have probably never heard about.
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Why “Hypoallergenic” Dog Breeds Are a Myth | PawLeaks
When researching the newest dog content online, I often stumble upon dog breeds that are being advertised as “hypoallergenic”. Mixed breeds with poodle heritage like the Labradoodle (Labrador and Poodle) or the Pugle (Pug and Poodle) are often labeled as “hypoallergic” dogs. Most breeders put a nice price of a couple of grand on them because they shed less. Those breeds are also called “designer dogs” as two “purebred” dogs are being put together to create new lines of more desirable dog breeds.
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Do Dogs Have Eyelashes or Eyebrows? | PawLeaks
You’ve had your fair share of looking at cute photos of dogs with fake eyelashes or fake eyebrows stuck on their faces and wanna know whether dogs actually have eyelashes? Do their eyes need the sort of protection that eyelashes and eyebrows provide humans with? And if they do, would it be okay for dog owners to groom these specific hairs? Let’s find out.
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Everything You Need to Know About Pink Dog Noses | PawLeaks
The black cute nose is a loved canine feature and it’s the most common color you will see. When running across a puppy or dog that deviates from the norm you ask yourself “why do some dogs have pink noses”? But just like different coat colors, your dog can have different nasal tones and pigmentation. There are five main nose variations: liver (pink), dudley, butterfly as well as blue and black. Genes directly affect the coloring of a dog’s nose but pigment loss can also cause a change in color resulting in the dudley nose. Injuries can lead to damaged pigment on the nose which could be temporary or permanent. If you want to learn more about the pink phenomenon then keep on reading. You’ll also get a few tips on how you have to care for your dog’s pink nose.
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Do Dogs Have Lips? | PawLeaks
Humans, like many animals, have a visible and distinctive looking upper and lower lip which is separated from the cheeks. But when you look at your dog, you won’t be able to locate them immediately. Do dogs even have lips or is the Canis lupus a lipless race? There are a couple interesting facts regarding dog lips. #dogs
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Everything You Need to Know About Dog Jowls | PawLeaks
What are jowls? Jowls are defined as loose flesh on the cheeks and throat. Every dog has this skin around his mouth but certain breeds are specifically bred to have floppy and unique looking jowls. But what should you do if your dog’s jowls are swollen and how should you clean them? #dogs #boxer
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Do Dogs Know Their Name? | PawLeaks
Dogs can learn the names of different items and commands and they can even learn to respond to their name and recognize it when being called. However, do dogs actually know that this is their own name? #dogs #dogname
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Why Your Dog Shouldn't Swim in the Ocean | PawLeaks
If your dog loves to swim and splash in the water, the ocean might seem like the perfect place to let them play. However, you may be wondering how safe it is for a dog to swim in the ocean. In this post, we will explore the safety of letting your dog swim in the ocean, including how the saltwater may affect your dog’s skin, external parasites, or even what happens if they drink salt water! #dogs #doghealth #dogtips
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Beagle Price – Real U.S. Breeder Prices For Beagles | PawLeaks
Beagles are very popular dogs in the US. The breed currently ranks 7th in The American Kennel Club’s (AKC) Rankings. However, many Beagles end up in shelters because their owners are overwhelmed by the challenges that caring for these dogs brings especially for people who bought Beagle pups on impulse without considering several important factors. In this blog post, we’ll discuss what it takes to buy a beagle from a U.S. breeder and what that might cost you. #beagle #dogs #dogbreeds
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3 Reasons Huskies Howl | PawLeaks
Howling is a common trait of the Siberian Husky, but there are a variety of reasons why each individual husky may howl. Sometimes, howling may be due to anxiety, or it can be a way to express happiness. In this article, we will explore all the reasons that your husky may be howling, as well as how to get your husky to stop howling or even how to try and get them to howl. #husky #doghowling #dogbarking #huskies #dogs #dogbehavior
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Boxer Growth Chart - Too Small or Just Right? | PawLeaks
Brightness and loyalty come as attribution to the courageous personality of the Boxer. You are at the right place because growth in dogs has much to say about their health and potential. Find out more about their growing stages, how big they will get and what their growing speed tells about their health. #dogs #boxer #boxerpuppy #dogtraining #dogfacts
Humans do things like crying or ‘moping around’ when we are sad or depressed. In many cases, we just assume that canines have the same set and spectrum of emotions as we do. In this post, you will learn if dogs can sense sadness or do they know when we are feeling depressed, sorrowful, dejected, or downhearted? Or are we just anthropomorphizing our dogs? #dogs #behavior #dogfacts Dog Training At Home, Dog Emotions, Dog Psychology, Training At Home, Dog Behavior Problems, Social Behavior
Can Dogs Sense Their Owner's Sadness? | PawLeaks
Humans do things like crying or ‘moping around’ when we are sad or depressed. In many cases, we just assume that canines have the same set and spectrum of emotions as we do. In this post, you will learn if dogs can sense sadness or do they know when we are feeling depressed, sorrowful, dejected, or downhearted? Or are we just anthropomorphizing our dogs? #dogs #behavior #dogfacts
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Dog Vomiting Color Guide – Everything You Need to Know | PawLeaks
No one likes to see their dog vomiting. It can be even more concerning when the vomit is a strange color. Vomit puddles range from white and foamy to dark and tar-like and most colors in between. Take a closer look when you can. If possible, take a photo so you can show your vet. Let's dive deeper into the world of dog vomit colors. #dogs #doghealth #dogfacts #puppy
Training a deaf dog is a bit different from training a non hearing impaired dog. In this post, you will receive many tips on how to effectively train a deaf dog using hand signals and products like a vibration collar. You will also learn how to properly wake up a deaf dog and walk him outside safely. #dogs #dogtraining #deafdog Training A Deaf Puppy, Deaf Puppy Training, Deaf Dog Training Hand Signals, Deaf Dog Training, Deaf Puppy, Dog Training Books, Dog Commands, Ruby Tuesday
Surprising Ways to Train a Deaf Dog | PawLeaks
Training a deaf dog is a bit different from training a non hearing impaired dog. In this post, you will receive many tips on how to effectively train a deaf dog using hand signals and products like a vibration collar. You will also learn how to properly wake up a deaf dog and walk him outside safely. #dogs #dogtraining #deafdog
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10 Dog Breeds that Are Born Without a Tail | PawLeaks
There are actually several dog breeds naturally born without a tail which are called bobtail breeds. Responsible for the most known bobtail breeds is an ancestral T-box gene mutation (C189G). Dogs with a bobtail are naturally born with this trait and should not be confused with docking. Find out which breeds are tailless and what caused this phenomenon. #dog #puppy #cutedog #cutepuppy #corgi #dogbreeds
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Great Dane Growth Chart (with Pictures) | PawLeaks
Assuming you already got your Great Dane puppy or are in the breach of deciding on buying one, it must certainly intrigue you how fast he/she is going to grow up. You are in the right place because we are going to explain all the facts about Great Dane growth that might interest any Great Dane owner. #dogs #greatdane #dogfacts #puppy