I dedicate this article to the best animals ever existed on the planet; Dogs.

COOL FACTS ABOUT DOGS: (collected from various websites)

1-You can lower your blood pressure just by petting your pup!

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2-The reason dogs curl up is because of an age-old instinct to keep themselves warm and to protect vital organs while they sleep.

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3-Dogs have wet noses because it helps to absorb scent chemicals.

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4-The basenji is the only breed of dog that can't bark, but they can yodel!

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5-Dogs' sense of smell is 10,000 times stronger than humans'.

6-A dog named Duke is the mayor of Cormorant, Minnesota.

7-In a study done by scholars at the University of California, it was found that dogs can get jealous if they see their humans displaying affection toward something or someone else.

8-Dogs can be trained to detect changes in the human body — there are even seizure alert dogs that assist patients during the onset of a seizure.

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9-Dalmatian puppies are born completely white and develop their spots over time!

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10-Dogs have at least 18 muscles in each ear!

11-Small quantities of grapes and raisins can cause renal failure in dogs. Chocolate, macadamia nuts, cooked onions, or anything with caffeine can also be harmful.

12-Apple and pear seeds contain arsenic, which may be deadly to dogs.

13-Dogs have sweat glands in between their paws.

14-The most dogs ever owned by one person were 5,000 Mastiffs owned by Kublai Khan.

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15-Plato once said that “a dog has the soul of a philosopher.”

16-A puppy is born blind, deaf, and toothless.

17-A group of pugs is called a "grumble."

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18-The average dog is as intelligent as a two year old child!

19- A dog’s nose print is unique, much like a person’s fingerprint.

20-Dogs are not colorblind. They also see blue and yellow.

21-A recent study shows that dogs are among a small group of animals who show voluntary unselfish kindness towards others without any reward.

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