Dog Facts

dog facts

Do you think you know everything there is to know about dogs? Did you know the following dog facts! We’ve got five! Let us know if anything was new to you!

The Smallest Dog Ever
Believe it or not but the smallest dog weighed less than an ounce! At birth? No, when he was fully grown!


A Special Dog
This dog can’t bark. Basenji is an African wolf dog that can’t bark but he can make any other noise. He can growl, howl, cry and shout. He can also yodel! He’s happy to see you when he yodels at you.

On the Phone
Many dog owners have spoken to their dog on the phone or left a voice mail. There are also people who have skyped with their dog.

Dangerous Food
Already keeping chocolate away from your dog? Great! But it’s not the only food dangerous to your Frenchie. Grapes, raisins, chocolate, macadamia nuts, cooked onions and cafeïne are all foods that should be avoided. These can cause kidney failure. While your dog can eat apples, you should be careful of apples and pear seeds because they contain cyanide. Read which foods are dangerous to your dog here.

On Vacation
More than half of the dog owners include their dog’s name on family vacation greeting cards. They’re part of the family after all.

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