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Why Do Dogs Shake Themselves When They are not Wet?

I would imagine it’s because of some kind of skin irritation. What can they do? It’s not like they can go in for a massage or tell their owner, “Scratch this...more
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Why Does My Dog Rub Herself All Over the Carpet?

Two reasons, either to relieve an itch or to mark with scent. For a dog, a great analogy is that they want their place to smell like home, which means it...more
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Why Does My Dog Turn Around Three Times Before Lying Down?

I’ve pondered this one for years and years and years. It could be to flatten the grass, or it could be [determining] the correct direction to face in terms...more
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Why Does My Dog Bury Treats and Sometimes Even Her Toys?

In the wild, it’s kind of like their fridge. If they have a surplus of food or food that takes a longer time to eat, like bones, then they want to hide it so...more
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Why Does My Dog like to Rub Himself on Anything Stinky He Encounters?

When dogs were hunting, they probably found they got off better if their prey couldn’t smell them. What better disguise than, say, to rub in the feces of what...more
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Why Does My Dog Scratch the Ground After Going to the Bathroom?

There are actually a number of animals that do that. Bears will scratch the tree trunks with their claws to leave a visual and olfactory marker that they peed...more
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Superfluff

CLARK, a Mini Goldendoodle Our first dog of the day, Clark, an adorable and undeniably super-fluffy Mini Goldendoodle (a Golden Retriever/Poodle cross),...more
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Tiny Confessions

Have you ever been bewildered by your pup’s actions, be he a connoisseur of dirty socks or budding lepidopterist, and questioned just what is going on in that head of his? Lucky for you, New York City-based comedian and artist Christopher Rozzi is here to give us the inside track.more
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What Your Dog Really Wants

Besides steak and bottomless cookie jars and slow cats and bellies full of grass, they probably have a much more doggish list of things that truly make them happy, secure, and fulfilled. But what exactly would those be?more

10 Ways To Make Your Dog Smile

1 Pack a Picnic Dinner and head to the dog park after work. Where this plan often fails to get off the ground is in over-thinking the proceedings. The picnic...more

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