Question by Sassylady4Jesus: Where did the term “Dog days” come from?
Where did the expression, “dog days of summer” come from? And why dogs, instead of another animal, or something else?

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Answer by Piper
It has to do with Sirius (the dog star) rising during the summer months. Google it and I’m sure you’ll find lots of info.

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