Why Do Dogs Smell Each Other’s Behinds?

Why Do Dogs Smell Each Other's Behinds

Let’s admit it, we’ve all wondered why do dogs love approaching their new friends in a completely backwards way than human species. YouTube channel Reactions that explores “everyday chemistry” claims to have found the reason.

In the video below, science enthusiasts are exploring the very complex question of why do dogs are so interested in exploring other canine’s rear ends.

“We are getting to the bottom of one of the biggest quandaries in science: Why dogs sniff each other’s butts. Turns out this behavior is just one of many interesting forms of chemical communication in the animal kingdom.”

Did you know that a dog has a sense of smell that’s 10,000 to 100,000 times more sensitive than ours? Did you know that sniffing other dog’s behind, your pooch can get a boatload of valuable information? Check out this short video to learn almost as much.