Dog Behaviors

Dogs are full of quirky, strange, and fun behaviors. Many of these behaviors are harmless but some of these can end up being concerning and point to underlying health problems. Learn more about the different behaviors associated with dogs.

Why Your Dog Stares at You in a Creepy Way

Here are some thoughts on why your dog may occasionally stare at you in a creepy way.

Why Your Dog Rubs His Head and Body Against You

Context is key. Here are the most common reasons why a dog may rub his head or body against you from time to time.

Why Your Dog Keeps Jumping Around After Being Neutered

Here are some common reasons why dogs may not stay calm and jump around constantly after a neutering procedure.

What to Do if Your Dog is Peeing for Attention

Here are the steps we suggest if your dog has started to pee in order to get your attention.

3 Reasons Why Your Dog Huffs and Puffs at You

Does your dog have a funny tendency to huff and puff in front of you? Here might be some reasons why they do this.

It’s Very Rare for Foxes to Attack and Eat Dogs

It can happen but it’s very rare for foxes to attack and eat dogs.

3 Reasons Why Dogs Howl When You Leave

Here are the most common reasons why some dogs have a tendency to howl whenever you leave the house.

3 Reasons Why Cats and Dogs Hate Each Other

Here are some reasons why cats and dogs may not always get along.

Why Your Dog Howls When You Howl

Here are some interesting reasons why dogs howl when you howl.

3 Reasons Why Dogs Hump Me and No One Else

Here are three common reasons why a dog may only you and no one else in the household.

Why Your Dog Keeps Licking the Base of His Tail

Here are the most common reasons why your dog keeps licking the base of his tail.

Why Dogs Touch You When They Sleep

Here are some possible reasons why you might have a dog that likes to touch you when he sleeps.

Snoring Could Sometimes be a Bad Sign for Dogs

Here are the reasons why snoring could be viewed as a bad sign for dogs.

Dogs May Not Always Like Kisses on the Head

Here are a few reasons why certain dogs may not getting like kisses on the head.

Why Your Dog is Licking the Floor All of a Sudden

The floor is one area of the house you wouldn’t want your dog to lick. Here are some reasons that may explain the sudden behavior.

Why Your Dog Loves to Always Sit on Your Lap

Here are the most common reasons for dogs that like to sit on their owner’s lap.

Why Dogs Rub Their Butts on the Carpet

Here are the most common reasons for dogs that rub their butts on the carpet.

Why Your Dog Drools Around the New Puppy

Here are the most common reasons for dogs that drool around a new puppy.

Why Your Dog’s Leg Shakes When You Give Him a Good Scratch

Here are the most common reasons for dogs that have their legs shake when you give them a good scratch.

Why Your Dog Likes to Mouth Your Hands

Here are the most common reasons for dogs that like to mouth your hands.