About the Dog

A dog’s sweat glands are…

Drops of light blue water representing sweat

In the dog world, a stand-off coat is

Coats hanging on a rack outside of a thrift store

In one year, about how many puppies are born in the United States?

A map of the United States with little brown puppies all over it

Unlike humans, dogs do not lose their ability to hear high pitched frequencies as they age.

Close up of a girl's ear with her hair behind her ear, earring holes in the bottom lobe and one earring in the top cartilage

What kind of ears are pictured

A gray dog's forehead with two small perk ears sticking up and grass in the background

What does the color purple look like to a dog?

A scale of different shades of the color purple

What is the scientific name for the part of the eye that allows dogs to see at night?

A drawing of the moon and stars in the sky at night

About how many words can the most intelligent dogs learn?

Words typed in different fonts on a gray background

When dogs appear to be “smiling” they are…

A little tan dog showing her teeth like she is posing

How far can dogs hear compared to humans?

The back of a gray dog's head looking up at the blue sky and white clouds