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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tail

Vulpes lagopus (Arctic fox) sleeping with its tail wrapped as a blanket. ... and canids (including domestic dogs) indicate emotions through the ... Various species of rat demonstrate a similar function with their tails, ...

www.canidae.com/blog/2011/11/purpose-of-dogs-tail

Nov 15, 2011 ... A dog's tail does more than simply wag when he's happy. Learn more about the purpose of a dog's tail.

www.animalplanet.com/pets/why-do-dogs-wag-their-tails

May 15, 2012 ... These furry masses of bones serve multiple purposes. The original purpose of the dog's tail was for balance. It prevents him from toppling over ...

www.aol.com/article/2015/01/01/10-things-you-likely-didnt-know-about-dogs-tails/21123374

Jan 1, 2015 ... Tail wagging has long been associated with a pup's mood, but the fascinating -- and often telling -- things about the appendage don't stop there ...

www.vetstreet.com/our-pet-experts/whats-the-deal-with-tails

Jun 4, 2012 ... Have you ever wondered about your pet's tail? Here's why dogs and cats have them.

www.thedodo.com/why-a-dogs-tail-wags-and-why-you-shouldnt-cut-it-off-1211071411.html

Jun 22, 2015 ... If you think about it, a dog's tail might be his most effective means of communication. It tells us when he's happy, when he's anxious and, ...

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/canine-corner/201611/why-do-dogs-have-tails

Nov 24, 2016 ... The dog's tail is not simply a signal flag conveying his mood. It has some other important purposes.

www.petplace.com/article/dogs/pet-health/structure-and-function-of-the-tail-in-dogs

Below is information about the structure and function of the canine tail. We will tell you about the general structure of the tail, how the tail works in dogs, common ...

www.avma.org/KB/Resources/FAQs/Pages/Frequently-asked-questions-about-canine-tail-docking.aspx

Questions/answers about tail docking in dogs, including: When/why did it begin ... Do dogs need tails? ... Q: When did tail docking for cosmetic purposes begin?