Dog Quotes and Fun Facts
“I think we are drawn to dogs because they are the uninhibited creatures we might be if we weren’t certain we knew better.” – George Bird Evans, “Troubles with Bird Dogs”
Time for a My Doggy Genius fun fact: Did you know that Ancient Egyptians revered their dogs so much that when a pet dog would die, the owners shaved off their eyebrows, smeared mud in their hair, and mourned aloud for days?!
“Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring–it was peace.”
- Milan Kundera
Photo from Erika Saeger
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Time for a My Doggy Genius Fun Fact: Did you know that dogs and cats turn in circles before lying down because in the wild this instinctive action turns long grass into a bed? Lucky for these little sweethearts, they don’t have to worry about finding a cozy place to snuggle in for a long winter’s nap :-)
Photo from weheartit.com
Time for a My Doggy Genius Fun Fact: Did you know that 39 percent of pet owners say they have more photos of their pet than of their spouse or significant other? We want to hear from you – is this true for you?!
Time for a My Doggy Genius Fun Fact: Did you you that one survey reports that 33% of dog owners admit they talk to their dogs on the phone or leave messages on answering machines while they are away? We want to know – have you ever done this?!
Photo from google.nl
Time for a My Doggy Genius Fun Fact! Did you know that seventy percent of people sign their pet’s name on greeting cards and 58 percent include their pets in family and holiday portraits, according to a survey done by the American Animal Hospital Association? We’d love to hear from you – is this true for your family?
Introducing another My Doggy Genius Facebook Fan: Meet adorable Abby, whose pic was sent in by Joel Amaro. Thanks for sharing, Joel! To have your dog featured on the My Doggy Genius wall, send us his or her pic and tell us the funniest, cutest, or smartest thing your dog ever did!