Tuesday 21st October 2014by Shauna Lee Lange
The domestic dog is a member of the Canidae family of the mammalian order Carnivora. The term “domestic dog” is generally used for both domesticated and feral varieties.
- Scientific name: Canis lupus familiaris
- Gestation period: 63 d on average
- Daily sleep: 10.1 h on average
- Height: 67 – 70 cm (At Shoulder)
- Rank: Subspecies
- Lifespan: 10 – 13 y, 11.08 y on average