Why Can’t Dogs Eat Apples? Dogs have been hunting with us since the dawn of time and in this large period of cohabitation they’ve naturally developed a taste for things that we like. You can’t blame them, really, as best friends tend to pick up each other’s habits. Let’s say that this is the case […]
Why Can’t Dogs Eat Cheese?
Why Can’t Dogs Eat Cheese? It’s not so much that dogs can’t eat cheese, it’s that they shouldn’t eat cheese! To many dog owners, it might come as a real surprise to hear that dogs shouldn’t have cheese because they’re used to offering their pet this dairy snack and watching it be devoured in a […]
Why Are Grapes Bad For Your Dog?
Why Are Grapes Bad For Your Dog? When it comes to feeding your dog snacks that you, as a human, might eat yourself, there are a number of foods that should be avoided. One of the foods that you should definitely not feed your dog is grapes. Although they might seem harmless, they actually contain […]
Why Can’t Dogs Eat Avocado?
We all know that dogs and chocolate don’t mix. But what about the ever-so-healthy avocado? Believe it or not, even if we want to give our pooches the benefits of this healthy fruit, it will make them sick. But why can’t dogs eat avocado? Dogs can’t eat avocado because of a fungicidal toxin present in […]
Why Can Dogs Hear Better Than Humans?
There is no denying that dog hearing is excellent. They can hear squirrels sneaking around in the backyard and certainly your car when you are parking outside. Dog whistles, which sound silent to us, get their attention right away and some scientists even think that dogs can hear the seismic activity that precedes an earthquake! […]
Why Can Dogs Not Have Chocolate?
Your canine-compadre loves to eat. With only 1700 taste buds to a human’s 9000, you would think that taste doesn’t matter too much to them but you have to factor in their super-noses. With 125 million olfactory sensors compared to our paltry 5 – 10 million, the way that they experience food is actually quite […]