Why do dogs like to lay in the sun?


Why do dogs like to lay in the sun?


While we might not seem very similar, dogs and humans have many characteristics in common. This is because both humans and dogs are mammals. This means we have a backbone and we're warm-blooded.

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Dogs who like to lie in the sun are trying to get warm. They can't put on a jacket or go get a blanket, like people can, so they move to a warm spot....

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