Why Do Dogs Like Balls?: More Than 200 Canine Quirks, Curiosities, and Conundrums Revealed

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., 2008 - Pets - 176 pages
Do dogs believe pictures of dogs are real? Why do dogs turn in a circle before they lie down? Can you trust someone your dog hates? Dog owners have questions; here are the answers to more than 200 of them, provided by two of the most knowledgeable writers in the field. Fun to read, eye-opening, and filled with important facts that every fan of Fido should know, it encompasses topics ranging from doggie intelligence (Can dogs learn to read?) to canine behavior, body, and senses (Can a dog sniff out cancer?). Find out if blind dogs are sad, whether dogs should be allowed to roam, why they lick you, and why they wag their tails. You’ll gain a better, deeper understanding of your best friend.
 

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Contents

Do other dogs think Poodles are aliens?
2
Are debarked dogs frustrated?
8
Why do some dogs eat doodoo?
14
Can dogs become comatose?
28
Do dogs think?
34
Can dogs be mentally deficient?
40
Do dogs mourn?
48
This
54
competitions?
93
Do dogappeasing pheromones work?
105
Do some breeds have better eyesight than others?
111
Does cropping a dogs ears make him hear better?
117
Can dogs be homosexual?
124
Is it dangerous to breed a little female to a much bigger male
131
Can dogs be cloned?
137
Why can dogs eat garbage and not get sick?
143

Do rabid dogs really foam at the mouth?
56
Why dont dogs get hairballs?
66
Do dogs legs ever fall asleep?
72
Can all dogs swim?
78
Do dogs have souls and do they go to heaven?
156
indicate anything?
163
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About the author (2008)

Margaret H. Bonham is a dog trainer, and the author of Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers, A Complete Pet Owner's Manual.

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