Dogs are considered to be the best friends to humans and so many people have dogs in their homes, who have become part of their life. If you belong to that group of people, there are some important facts to know about the friendship between you and your beloved dog. Read some of them below:
1. Dogs are very expressive
They are maybe not able to speak and communicate on our language, but they definitely know how to tell us so many things, and to express their love to those who know how to understand it.
2.A dog’s life is very short when compared to a human’s lifespan
Dog’s life is shorter than human’s one, and while humans can live 100 years and more, dogs live for only 10 to 20 years.
3.Dogs look to their humans for help
When dogs feel that are in a kind of trouble, they always look around to find some help in their owners.
4.Children who grow up with dogs are not only healthier but they are also more well-adjusted human beings
There have been some researches that show that kids that grow up with dogs have stronger immune system, they are healthier and that they feel more caring, they are more happy, responsible and intelligent.
5.Dogs appreciate everything you do for them
Dogs are very happy when you show them that they do matter to you and that you love them. So if you show them your care every day they will know to appreciate every moment you spend with them.
6.Dogs can act aggressively out of fear
When they are afraid of something, dogs can be a little aggressive. That is why you should socialize them with people and other animals from the early age to build them love, security and trust.
7.Dogs don’t understand speeches
Dogs can recognize key words, vocal tones and body language. They watch all the human interactions and after a while they can understand some signals people use in their everyday communication.
8.Dogs just want to make their humans happy
Dogs are very intelligent animals, and they appear a little to small kids and the way they connect with their parents. They want to learn them new tricks, to spend more time with them and to show them that you will always be there for them.
9.Dogs reduce stress
It is believed that dogs can reduce stress and to decrease the risk of heart disease because they motivate people to take more walks and to spend time outside the home on fresh air.
10.Dogs always refuse to leave their human’s side
Dogs are very loyal animals and they would never let their human alone. There are hundreds of examples when dogs stay beside their humans even when they are sick, injured or even when they are deceased.