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Dog Facts, Did You Know ~

Dogs sometimes sneeze from sheer excitement or nervousness that stimulates the nerves in the nasal passages.

Estimates on how much better a dog olfactorys work than ours range from hundreds to as much as one million times better.

A dog licking his own nose is considered a body language or calming signal to strangers. Interestingly, black dogs use this signal more frequently.

The Bloodhound is the only animal whose sniffing evidence is admissible in an American court of law.

A condition known as snow nose can cause a dogs nose to fade to brown in the winter. Normal color returns as summer approaches.

A dogs nose can find bodies by following the scents of shed skin flakes, sweat droplets, and scent mists for as much as 105 hours and as far as 135 miles away.

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