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Why Are Labradors So Greedy Compared to Other Dogs?

Why are labradors so greedy

Why are labradors so greedy? A new study claims to finally have the answer! The study, supported by the Wellcome Trust, Medical Research Council Metabolic Diseases Unit, found genetic links between labrador retrievers and their motivation for food. These findings are one of the first to directly link a gene to canine obesity. There is no doubt that labradors tend to be …

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Dogs and Chocolate

Why is chocolate bad for dogs? Many people assume that the rumor about chocolate and dogs is actually an old wives’ tale. Although you won’t have to rush your dog to the veterinarian if he eats an M&M or two, chocolate is actually very toxic to dogs and can make your dog very sick. Chocolate contains a chemical stimulant called …

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