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Rebecca O'Connell is a former assistant editor for mentalfloss.com. She lives in Brooklyn with her boyfriend and a Venus fly trap because she's not allowed to get a dog.
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11 Facts About French Bulldogs
French Bulldogs may have roots in England, but they’re now the most popular dog breed in the United States.
11 Fascinating Axolotl Facts
Also known as Mexican walking fish, the axolotl is famous for its ability to regrow limbs and organs, but there's more to these aquatic salamanders than meets the eye.
9 Facts About Bull Terriers
It’s impossible not to have fun when you’re hanging out with this goofy breed.
11 Facts About Huskies
Siberian huskies are known for their wolfish good looks, but deep down, they’re all dog.
10 Facts About Saint Bernards
When you think of Saint Bernards, you probably think of the massive canines of the Swiss Alps, depicted in paintings delivering brandy to lost or stranded hikers.
11 Facts About the Scottish Terrier
Learn more about the dog in the Monopoly box.
10 Facts About the Samoyed
It’s impossible to resist the fox-like charm of the Samoyed. Learn more about these fluffy dogs and their history in the tundra.
9 Facts About Basset Hounds
Don't let their droopy looks fool you: There's more to this noble breed than meets the eye.
9 Facts About the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
The breed was named after King Charles II.
11 Facts About Dalmatians
You may have seen this spotted dog on the back of a fire truck or in the movies, but how much do you know about this unusual breed?
10 Facts About Poodles
There’s a lot you might not know about France’s national dog.
10 Facts About Great Danes
Great Danes are known for casting a shadow over most other dogs—and small children. Learn more about what makes this colossal canine tick.