Are you a dog lover? If so you should definitely know these 9 fascinating facts about our wet nose buddies 🐕
1. A dog’s nose print is unique, much like a person’s fingerprint.
2. There are over 75 million pet dogs in the U.S.—more than in any other country.
3. 45 percent of U.S. dogs sleep in their owner’s bed.
4. All dogs dream, but puppies and senior dogs dream more frequently than adult dogs.
5. 70 percent of people sign their dog’s name on their holiday cards.
6. Dog eyes have a part called the tapetum lucidum, allowing night vision.
7. The name Collie means “black.” (Collies once tended black-faced sheep.)
8. Human blood pressure goes down when petting a dog. And so does the dog’s.
9. The Labrador Retriever has been on the AKC’s top 10 most popular breeds list for 25 consecutive years — longer than any other breed.