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There's an old adage that a dog's cool, moist nose is a sign of good health. But is that true? And exactly why is that canine nose wet in the first place?
Whiskers are more sensitive than regular hairs because the follicles from which they originate are packed with blood vessels and nerves. In fact, a dog's whiskers are as sensitive as a human's fingertips.
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