Modern domestic dogs are descended from the European wolf. Humans have been selectively breeding dogs only for the last few hundred years, and they are still refining breeds with t...
Canis lupus familiaris
Domestic dogs, Canis lupus familiaris, come in a bewildering variety of shapes and sizes. They have been selectively bred for thousands of years for various behaviors, sensory capabilities, and physical attributes.
By Juliana Weiss-Roessler. Do you think you know everything about our canine
companions? Think again! Check out these 10 surprising facts about dogs.
Read these and other weird facts about dogs – and some about dog owners in
this list from RichStevens.com. 100 Weird Facts About Dogs: 1. It is a myth that ...
Check out some of these interesting and far-out facts about dogs. 1. Is it a duck…
or a dog? The Newfoundland breed has a water resistant coat and webbed feet.
Your dog is even more amazing than you realized. ... Fact #1: Dogs are capable
of understanding up to 250 words and gestures, can count up to five and can ...
There are more than 150 dog breeds, divided into 8 classes: sporting, hound,
working, terrier, toy, non-sporting, herding, and miscellaneous. – According to a ...
33 Awesome Facts About Dogs. They can lower your blood pressure and maybe
even score you a date! posted on Oct. 28, 2014, at 2:43 p.m.. Kaelin Tully.
Fun Dog Facts for Kids. Enjoy these fun dog ... In total there is said to be around
400 million dogs in the world. ... There are hundreds of different breeds of dogs.
Dog Facts. A dog's nose has about 4 times as many scent cells as a cat's and 14
times more than a human's. That's why dogs are often used to track down illegal ...