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5 Dog Superstitions


October 13, 2012
steve

1. Most dogs are physically or behaviourally incapable of killing livestock. 2. Greeks thought dogs could foresee evil. 3. Dogs have always been credited with the power of sensing supernatural influences, and seeing ghosts, spirits, faeries or deities which are invisible to human eyes. In Wales only dogs could see the death-bringing hounds of Annwn; in ancient Greece [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts

10 Dogs Facts you Might Not Know!


October 9, 2012
steve

1. Puppies can’t control their bladders overnight until they are at least four months old. Until then, cover the floor around the puppy’s bed with newspapers. 2. Dogs are omnivorous. They need more than just meat to flourish. 3. People with more than one dog shouldn’t try to treat them all as equals. Because pack position is important [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts

Famous Poets on Dogs


October 8, 2012
steve

Dog Poetry Inscription on the Monument of a Newfoundland Dog Near this spot are deposited the remains of one who possessed Beauty without Vanity, Strength without Insolence, Courage without Ferocity, and all the Virtues of Man, without his Vices. This Praise, which would be unmeaning Flattery if inscribed over human ashes is but a just [...]

Catgegory: Dog Poems