Ten fun facts about Dogs
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A dog's nose is not just used for smelling, but also to keep him cool.
Humans have kept dogs as pets for over 12,000 years.
Smaller breeds mature faster than larger breeds.
A dog's heart beats up to 120 times per minute.Fact 5:
A puppy is born blind, deaf and toothless.Fact 6:
The oldest reliable age recorded for a dog is 29 years.Fact 7:
The average dog lives 8 to 15 years.Fact 8:
Puppies sleep ninety percent of the day for their first few weeks.Fact 9:
The Chihuahua was named after the state in Mexico where they were discovered.Fact 10:
The basenji is the only dog that cannot bark. Go to more animal facts ❯
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