WONDER #969: Why Do Dogs Have Wet Noses?
Question 1 of 3
What animal is often called “man’s best friend”?
Question 2 of 3
One main reason dogs often have cold, wet noses is what?
- their sinuses perspire
- they lick their noses often
- their nasal passages cause air to condense
- their tails splash water on their noses while wagging
Question 3 of 3
Which of the following is a good indicator that a dog is sick?
- cold, wet nose
- warm, dry nose
- cold, dry nose
- none of the above
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