If you have ever seen your dog eat poop you may have a) been disgusted and, b) wondered why your dog decided to consume such a seemingly unappealing substance. There are many reasons why a dog may decide to eat his/her own poop, another dog’s poop or the poop of another animal species. The reasons way a dog consumes poop … Read More »
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Well, it’s really simple, once you root around a bit… One – If you start by observing how two dogs (who have not been taught not to be dogs!) greet each other…they do so with their noses. They sniff each others rear ends. Two – A dog’s noise is its most powerful sense – more so than their hearing, and … Read More »
Tasha, Abby, Jordie, Stevie and Zoey on a grass coffee break IF YOU SEE YOUR DOG EATING GRASS… Don’t be alarmed if you see your dog eating grass. Grass isn’t bad for canines and the fact that they are eating grass is not an indication that they are ill. Sometimes I think I am living with a herd … Read More »
When a dog is scratching itself constantly, the source of the itch, rash, etc. may be the result of: An infestation of fleas; A reaction to another type of bug bite or even insect eggs that have been laid by a bug just under the first layer of skin; Allergies to food or pesticides present in food stuffs; Seasonal or … Read More »
My German Shepherd x Malamute ‘Jordie’…yes, he is smiling! Do dogs smile? Yes! FOR MANY YEARS I HAVE WATCHED MY DOGS EXPRESS MANY STATES OF BEING IN THE EXPRESSIONS ON THEIR FACE… happiness, concern, concentration, pain, tension, consternation…yep! And much more. My German Shepherd x Husky ‘Sarah’ – definitely a smile on that face! Does my certainty that dogs do … Read More »