While for a long time it was accepted as fact that dogs could only see in black and white, science has proven that's not the case. But what colours can dogs see, and why don't they see the way we do? Read on to learn all about dog vision and how your dog perceives their world.
While head tilting has never been studied scientifically, according to Mental Floss, dog behaviourists have a number of theories as to why your dog sometimes cocks his head to the side when you speak to him.
The Labrador possesses numerous endearing traits —- intelligence, easy to train and being an excellent family companion. Labrador retrievers are sturdy, solid dogs. Find more dog breeds and dog care information at Hillspet.co.za
Doberman pinschers are powerful, energetic dogs that need plenty of exercise. If not exercised, they are likely to become irritable or even aggressive. Find more dog breeds and dog care information at Hillspet.co.za.
An independent, strong-willed dog, the Afghan can be downright standoffish, but also quiet and clownish when the mood strikes. The male Afghan hound stands some 27 inches tall, the female about 25 inches. Afghans generally weigh between 50 and 60 pounds
Considered an alert dog and a protector of the family, the English setter is quite friendly, gentle and mild-mannered, but needs regular interaction with people and brisk daily walks. Find more dog breeds and dog care information at Hillspet.co.za.
Overheating in dogs is not something to take lightly. As the weather heats up, it's important to remain aware of how the heat affects your pup. Heat exhaustion in dogs can lead to serious and potentially fatal conditions such as heat stroke and cardiac arrest.
Everyone likes a little treat every now and then - and especially now that Christmas is coming. But although it's tempting to give your dog scraps from the table, many popular yuletide treats can actually be dangerous for his health.