Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Five Fun Dog Facts

Dogs share our lives and are close to us in many ways, but they're different from humans too. Here are five fun dog facts, did you know them?

1. The Greyhound is generally considered the fastest dog on Earth. It can run 45 miles per hour for short distances.

2. 45 percent of American dogs sleep in their owners' bed.

3. 70 percent of Americans admit to signing their dog's name on greeting cards.

4. Many believe hyenas are dogs, but they're actually closer related to cats.

5. In today's world, spiked dog collars are a fashion statement. They were originally invented as a means to protect dog's throats from attacks.

~ Maria Sadowski ~