Since at least the 1980s, Labrador Retrievers have consistently been the most sought-after canine species.

Like a human fingerprint, a dog's nose print is completely one-of-a-kind.

Nearly half (45%) of dogs share their human's bed at night

The canine nose is 60 times more sensitive than our own.

It has been scientifically proven that dogs' noses have the ability to detect heat and thermal radiation.

The United States is home to more domestic dogs than any other nation.

As opposed to popular belief, dogs can distinguish between different colours.

According to research, dogs are among the few animal species capable of selfless acts of kindness.

Petting a dog has been shown to reduce blood pressure in humans.

As early as 1934, the Beagle was already considered one of the top five dog breeds.

In a race, greyhounds would easily win against cheetahs.

Apparently, canine yawns are contagious too!