According to the University of California Santa Barbara ScienceLine, it is likely that a dog howls when it hears a siren because it thinks it is another dog and is trying to communicate with it. Dogs are social animals and have many ways to share information vocally, such as howling.Know More
Dogs also communicate by barking. Cesar's Way explains that barks indicate one of four states: a dog is either bored and wants something to do, spoiled and wants continual attention, confused about current circumstances or afraid of something in its surroundings.
Growling is often an intimidating form of communication. According to About.com, dogs growl for a number of reasons, including fear, pain, protecting a possession and defending territory.Learn more about Dogs
The RCA dog was most likely a mutt mix of a fox terrier. Known as Nipper, the terrier belonged to Royal Academy British artist Francis Barraud.Full Answer >
A dog throwing up yellow bile is likely to have gastrointestinal problems, or stomach reflex, according to PetMD. Stomach and intestinal reflux occurs when a dog's stomach is empty for a long period of time.Full Answer >
If a Corgi-Pitbull mix is the only dog in the house, it is likely to make for a fantastic family pet. However, Corgi-Pitbull mixes that are brought into a house with other pets are likely to be aggressive, making them less ideal as family pets.Full Answer >
Some critics have claimed that the dog food Beneful is toxic for dogs, reports CBS News and NBC News. A class-action lawsuit was filed in February 2015 against Nestle Purina Petcare, the maker of Beneful. Purina denies that the foods are harmful.Full Answer >