What is the purpose of a dog’s tail, anyway?

So, if you are anything like me, you have probably wondered, “Just what is the purpose of a dog’s tail, anyway”?  What can we learn about what our pooch is thinking by paying attention to the angle of the tail, the direction of the wag, and if the tail is rigid or relaxed.  It turns out quite a bit.  But, there is even more to a tail than that!

Max’s tail always looks like this, except when there’s thunder, and then it’s straight down!


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