According to The Daily Puppy, dogs are known to sometimes eat their dead puppies. Cannibalism has been observed in dogs, but it is not commonplace. In theory, other dogs of any breed or mix are capable of eating their puppies, dead or alive.
Some breeds of dogs kill puppies due to the erratic movements and high-pitched sounds of some puppies being reminiscent of mice and other rodents. Mother dogs operate on instinct, seeing stillborn or unhealthy puppies as a danger to the rest of the litter. This has been observed to lead to the mother eating stillborn puppies or killing and eating unhealthy ones.Learn More
Dogs chew on tissue paper sometimes if they are bored, and sometimes they chew paper for the taste or texture. Some dogs just like ripping things up.Full Answer >
Mangoes are safe fruits to add to a dog's diet. Wash the fruit well and remove the pits prior to feeding mangoes to a dog.Full Answer >
Grapes and raisins can cause kidney failure or toxic reactions in dogs. Some dogs are more prone to developing kidney failure from the food than others, and the reason why they cause this ailment is unknown.Full Answer >
The paperwhite, also known as the daffodil or narcissus, is toxic to domestic dogs and many other mammal species, including humans. All parts of the plant contains a toxic alkaloid called lycorine. The bulbs are considered especially dangerous because they are easily confused with onions.Full Answer >