Everyone loves fun facts about their furry friends, and we don’t just want to be too serious with our blog posts…so here’s a few for you to enjoy!
1 – The Doberman Pinscher was first bred by Louis Doberman, a tax collector. He apparently bred the dog to scare people into paying their taxes!
2 – The Golden Retriever originated in Scotland.
3 – The Newfoundland was originally bred to help fishermen drag their nets in and rescue people from drowning.
4 – Dachshund means ‘badger dog’.
5 – Three dogs survived the Titanic sinking.
6 – Your dog is as smart as a 2 year old toddler.
7 – Dogs don’t like rain because the amplified sound hurts their sensitive ears.
8 – A dog’s shoulder blades are detached from their skeleton to allow for greater flexibility when running.
9 – Puppies are born deaf – and are until about 1 weeks old.
10 – Dogs don’t wag their tails when they’re alone – only when other animals or humans are present!
So there you go, now you’re a little smarter in the world of Dogs 🐾