Why do dogs scratch at their bed?

Answer You take great pains to spoil your dog and provide a bed or couch at bedtime, only to see Fido pawing and scratching until the spot is a mess. Your dog isn't being destructive or ungrateful; it is ... Read More »

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Why do dogs scratch up carpeting?

I have an 8 yo mixed breed that over the past year has been scratching up the carpet in my dining room while I am at work. The carpet is old but the only place where she is destroying the rug is in... Read More »

Why Do Dogs Scratch the Carpet?

Digging is a natural action for a dog that dates back to its undomesticated roots. Your dog, if it could speak, might not even be able to tell you why it is digging at your carpet, as it is a large... Read More »

Why Do Dogs Scratch the Ground?

Most dog owners will find over the course of time that their pet has some bad habits, including digging and scratching in the dirt and around bushes. A dog will exhibit this type of behavior for ma... Read More »

Why do dogs scratch the carpet before laying down?

Dogs commonly scratch at the carpet or turn around in circles before lying down. It has often puzzled people, but the answer is rooted in the dog's genetic code. Dogs do this because their ancestor... Read More »