Mar 7, 2008

Do Dogs Sweat?

Okay, exam's around the corner. I know I did say a post a day, but I did not say about the contents, did I? This post have got nothing to do with my exams, nor anything related to the description of my blog. Just some really random facts about our canine companions. Something you might never know, or even thought of it.



DO DOGS SWEAT?



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Dogs have the ability to sweat, but in places that are a little different from humans. Dogs sweat through their pads and feet. Their skin and armpit areas don't contain sweat glands like ours do. Their main method of ridding themselves from heat, however, is by panting, which is a very different mechanism than what we generally use.





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For these reasons, we must take great care to protect our dogs from heat stroke. Dogs with compromised respiration, like bulldogs and pugs, are at a very high risk of easily overheating just because they can't pant very efficiently.




Mr.Pig Pug is a lil' skeptical about the overheating paragraph
and wanted me to prove that he's wrong

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So I told him to lock a few friends in a car for an hour . . .
and that's what he did

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he should have known earlier that . . .
those dalmatians got a lil' too hot

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. . . and we can all now call them,
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Mr.Pig Pug is now a believer
and rumors said that he was naked in the dalmatians hotdogs' funeral

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the answers are from www.healthypet.com

Okay, pardon me if you have this information installed in your ass brain earlier




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