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Old March 11th, 2004, 07:22 AM
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Lightbulb wet noses

in the article about why dogs and cats too, have wet noses;
i think the reason dogs&cats have wet noses is because when they are sniffing they can pick up odours , and if too much particules are picked up they can sneeze it out easly and so it clears the palet for new scents
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Old March 11th, 2004, 09:44 AM
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Dogs don't always have wet noses. A dry nose can mean that the dog is sick, and ocasionaly my dog has a dry nose for a little while.
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Old March 11th, 2004, 04:17 PM
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Sometimes a dogs nose will be dry from the environment and has nothing to do with illness. If your home is warm and cozy your dogs nose just might be as well LOL

Except for Sadie this morning with a big wet nose on the back of my neck LMAO "GOOD MORNING TO ME"
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Old March 14th, 2004, 08:00 AM
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I heard wet nose are also to prevent any germs or bacterias to get into their nose! So much sniffing around that they have to have a defense mecanism.
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Old March 14th, 2004, 08:11 AM
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Patita,your little JR is adorable,her's my sons Kita a little hellfire
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Old March 17th, 2004, 10:18 PM
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omg that doggie's SOOOOOOOOO small!
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