Science is learning all kinds of things about your dog’s sense of smell including this: Humans are splendidly, amazingly stinky to dogs, and they love us for it.
Since he was created in 1932, Goofy has proved one of Disney’s most enduring and popular characters. After 85 years, though, fans continue to wonder: Is Goofy a dog? A dog? A cow? A wolf?
Dog trancing happens when dogs creep as objects lightly touch their backs. So, are certain breeds more prone to dog trancing, and should you ever be concerned about dog trancing?
There are as many words for “dog” as there are spoken languages. How do you say “dog” in Spanish? French? Japanese? Arabic? German? Let’s look at dogs in other words!
So many cartoon dogs, so little time! Here’s a survey of canines from comics and cartoons from 1929-2007! Name a famous animated dog off the top of your head! Are any of them on our list?
A form of malocclusion where a dog’s teeth don’t have their usual scissored fit, an underbite is actually a normal feature in some short-muzzled dogs. Let’s learn more about dogs with undershot jaws!
We’ve all seen the blue-black tongue of the Shar Pei and Chow Chow. Why do other dogs have black spots on their tongues? Is dog tongue color change a cause for concern?
What were Pugs bred for? Was the Pug always a companion dog, or were they intended to hunt lions? What can 18th-century European art tell us about Pug history?
Have you ever seen a dog with dreadlocks, or one who looks like a mop, and wondered how they got that way? Let’s look at the natural and aesthetic processes that yield corded coats!
Why do purebred, pedigreed dogs have such insane and nonsensical names? Are there guidelines for dog naming among domestic or international kennel clubs?
The hilarious vet tech talks about her inspiration for earworms such as “Crazy Dog Lady” and the social media series Things Overheard At An Animal Hospital.
In this installment of Ask Frank, our hilarious French Bulldog helps a furry reader work on his nighttime songs. Instead of barking, how about opera?