Do you think you know everything about our canine companions? Think again
1. Your Dog Is As Smart As A 2-Year-Old Toddler
There’s a reason your tot and your pup get along so well: they speak a similar language. Or at least, they probably understand roughly the same range of words and gestures — 250!
2. Dogs And Cats Both Slurp Water The Same Way
This may be hard to believe since dogs are such messy drinkers, however similar to cats, our canine friends bend the tip of their tongue and lift liquid in a column up to their mouths, however cats’ tongues come into contact with just the surface of the liquid, dogs’ tongues plunge in, breaking the surface. This action not only creates a mess, it also pools liquid on the back side of the tongue as the animal draws it up, almost as if it were forming a cup