Are Big Dogs Smarter Than Small Dogs?

Dogs as a species are incredibly diverse in size. There are tiny dog breeds, gigantic dog breeds, and everything in between. A dog’s size affects its health, and usually plays a part in determining a dog’s lifespan. But some people have wondered if the effects of size go deeper than that: Can a dog’s size…

10 Fascinating Facts About Ravens

Edgar Allan Poe knew what he was doing when he used the raven instead of some other bird to croak out “nevermore” in his famous poem. The raven has long been associated with death and dark omens, but the real bird is somewhat of a mystery. Unlike its smaller cousin the crow, not a lot…

Why Do Dogs Pee On Car Tires?

Dogs are full of behaviors that seem weird to us humans. However, most of these behaviors do have some logic behind them. Dog logic. One weird habit many owners have observed in their dogs, especially in male dogs, is peeing on car tires. Why do dogs do this? Do all dogs pee on car tires?…

Are There Dog Breeds That Don’t Bark?

Though most dogs have the capability of making a barking sound to communicate, certain breeds are more prone to vocalize with howls, whines, moans or grunting noises in place of barking. Let’s take a look at these breeds. Basenji Best known of the “barkless” dog breeds, the independent-minded basenji vocalizes with a sort of yodeling…

Here Are 9 Exotic Pets That Are Actually Legal To Own

While we all love cats and dogs, and we can’t get enough of them, sometimes we dream of owning a more exotic pet. While there are plenty of amazing animals that we’re not legally allowed to own, there are almost as many awesome exotics that are legal in certain areas. So if you’re thinking of…

10 Best Dog Breeds For City Dwellers

What are the best dog breeds if you live in a city? Do your dreams of dog ownership seemed to be hampered by your square footage? Are you worried about your neighbors complaining about barking noise, or a lack of dog parks in your neighborhood? Fear not! While not all dogs are cut out for…