The relationship between humans and dogs dates back to 30,000 years ago when wolves, the ancestors of modern day’s domesticated dogs, were first tamed by the ancient hunter-gatherers in Ice Age Europe. But despite this lengthy period of familiarization, there are still plenty of facts about man’s best friend you may not be aware of. Continue reading Why Pineapples Stop Dogs Eating Their Poop & 16 Other Fun Facts!
From the time they give birth, mothers communicate with their new puppies by licking. They do this to stimulate breathing and to clean them when they are born. Dogs are therefore taught to lick right from an early age because it’s very important for their survival. That said, there are many other reasons why your dog licks you, herself or her other canine friends. Continue reading What Do Dogs Lick, Why and What Does It Mean?