About the Dog

The saddle coat pattern means

A white coat with horse saddles all over it

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

In the dog world, a stand-off coat is

Coats hanging on a rack outside of a thrift store

On average, about how many muscles do dogs have in each ear?

A drawing of the top of a gray dog's head with rose ears on each side

Dogs can smell when you are...

Close up of a tan dog with brown ears and a big black nose with dark eyes

On average, how many bones do adult dogs have?

A drawing of a dog skeleton


On average, how much sleep does a dog need?

A drawing of a crescent moon with stars

People who own dogs typically

A drawing of a brown dog with long hanging ears smiling with a lot of white teeth showing with a big black nose and squinty eyes

Why do dogs curl up in a ball when they sleep?

A tan and white dog that looks like a fox curled up in a ball sleeping

The term parti-colored means variegated patches of two or more colors. The parti-colored gene is known to cause a number of health problems.

A large breed gray and white standard poodle with his paw in the air sitting down outside