Why does a dog turn around before he lies down?

Answer Dogs are domesticated wild animals that keep many instinctual behaviors they developed when living without the comforts and protection provided by humans. One of these is the habit of circling seve... Read More »

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Can down syndrome kids have dogs around?

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Why Do Dogs Scratch the Ground Before Lying Down?

Scratching at the ground or floor is an instinctual behavior for a dog going back to its roots as a wild animal. As a largely instinctual action, your dog may not even be aware of why it is scrat... Read More »

Why do dogs scratch the floor before lying down?

It may seem strange to a human, but it is quite natural for a dog to scratch at the floor or bed before lying down. Your dog isn't trying to be destructive; rather she is just exhibiting innate can... 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 »