Dogo Argentino Dog Breed Facts & Information

Do you think “Rocky” is the perfect name for a dog? If so, you should consider adopting a Dogo Argentino. These dogs have large muscular bodies and look like they’d dominate in the ring. Despite their muscles, these dogs are playful and make great family pets. Check out these additional facts about Dogo Argentinos, quite…

Are Dogs Empathetic? It Depends On The Individual Dog

You may be confident that your dog would save you from a burning building, but until recently, there wasn’t much science to back you up. A new study reported by The New York Times takes a deeper look at the canine capacity for empathy. “Timmy’s in the Well: Empathy and Prosocial Helping in Dogs,” published…

The 10 Fastest Dog Breeds

It’s not too surprising that the fastest dog breeds happen to be from the ‘big guy’ category! These long legged streamlined dogs are built for speed, so the smaller dogs haven’t been considered for this list (even though the Jack Russell Terrier can run up to 25 mph, and the medium sized Pharaoh Hound and…

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…

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?…

Boston Terrier

Boston Terriers have been popular since their creation a little more than a century ago. They were originally bred to be fighting dogs, but today, they’re gentle, affectionate companions with tuxedo-like markings that earned them the nickname “American Gentleman.”     Source: Boston Terrier