Many people know that dogs understand everything, just can’t say it. Anyone who has ever seen a dog’s eye will not deny this. But what does the dog really feel, and how does the surrounding world, in particular, people see it?
Let’s start with an important and very interesting question: do dogs distinguish colors. Many believe, based on old data, that dogs see our world in black and white. This is not true. According to recent studies by scientists from the United States, dogs have colored vision, but different from human. Why? There are fewer cones in the dog’s retina than in the human eye, and it is cones that are responsible for color perception. The human retina contains 3 types of cones, each of which responds to a different color range. Some are sensitive to long-wave Continue reading
Even if the dog walks with the owner, who leads her on a leash, or runs on a limited territory herself, she can easily find her way home within the whole familiar and studied space. How great the distance at which she knows more or less depends on the distance from her home to the route of her walks. However, one often hears opinions that dogs have a unique ability to navigate and find, for example, a house shortly after the animal enters an unknown place before it even at a decent distance from the house.
Let’s try to find out how much stories about the ability of dogs to navigate far distances have real ground. And can dogs really find their way home? Being in an unfamiliar area. Here is the first point that contradicts these statements: when they hunt dogs in an unfamiliar place, often the dogs are lost, having lost their Continue reading
90% of reported cases of animal poisoning are due to accidental consumption of toxic substances. The most common cases of poisoning are related to ingestion of insecticides or cleaning agents or eating something poisonous. Here you will read tips on how to protect your dog from the consumption of toxic substances.
Indoor plants are beautiful and able to improve the air quality in the house. But some plants can be dangerous to your dog’s health. Get rid of indoor plants, because this is the easiest way to protect your dog from eating plants. The list of poisonous plants is endless, so it’s best to remove them all from your environment. If this option does not suit you, and you want the plants to remain in the house, hang them Continue reading