• The Reason Why Your Dog Shakes Off

    28 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    When your dog is wet, you know you better move fast out of the splash zone before they start shaking themselves dry. It's impressive how thoroughly they can shake their entire body (and how far they can fling those cast-off water droplets), and science has found dogs can shake 70% of the water from their fur in only four seconds. It's a good skill to have when you don't want to walk around soaking wet, but if dog owners pay attention, they'll notice their dogs shake even when they're not wet.
    Like wagging their tail or pricking their ears, shaking off is an example of canine body language...
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