10 Most Popular Myths about Dogs

  

2. Dogs are naturally color blind

For some inexplicable reasons, it was once believed that dogs could only see in black and white. This belief was held as a fact for a very long time, and it is only due to the advances in scientific research that a different point of view has emerged.

Fact: Dogs do have color vision, but this greatly differs from the human understanding of perfect color vision. Due to the types of cones in a dog’s retina, a dog’s color vision leans more on the blue zone of the color spectrum.

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