How many whiskers do dogs have?
The number depends on the size of the dog. In general dogs have 40 whiskers on their upper lips 4 to 8 whiskers above their eyes 2 to 4 whiskers on their cheeks and a smattering of whiskers on their chin. Dog whiskers are special hairs to help collect scent and let dogs know where they are in space.
Dogs can have up to 20 whiskers on each side of their upper lips, depending on the size and breed of the dog.
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