Interesting facts about dogs, cats and rabbits.
- According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the smallest dog on record was a Yorkshire Terrier in Great Britain who, at the age of 2, weighed just 4 ounces (0.1kg)
- It’s a myth that dogs are colour blind. They can actually see in colour, just not as vividly as us!
- Dogs sense of hearing is ten times more acute than a humans.
- Dogs can smell about 1000 times better than humans
- It has been established that people who own pets live longer, have less stress, and have fewer heart attacks.
The ten most popular breed of dogs are:
2. German Shepherd Dog
3. Yorkshire Terrier
5. Golden Retriever
6. Bull Dog
10. Shih Tzu
- Just like fingerprints every cats nose pad is different.
- Feline taste buds don’t detect sugar.
- Cats can run at up to 30mph
- Ailurophile is the word for a cat lover
- Rabbits can purr similarly to cats
- When rabbits are happy, they will jump and twist, this is called binky
- The worlds heaviest rabbit is ‘Darius’ weighing 22.7kg !