Why does my dog chew on her skin?

Answer A dog chews on her skin as a way to relieve an itch, to pull weeds or other debris from her coat, or because her skin is irritated. If your dog is chronically chewing on her skin you should check f... Read More »

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Why does my dog chew wood?

Chewing is a natural tendency for any dog, but chewing wood can cause harm and should not be encouraged. Finding out why your dog chews wood is the first step to stopping the behavior.TeethingTeeth... Read More »

Why does my dog chew his feet?

A dog chews his feet for various reasons, including allergies, yeast infections and injuries. This behavior can also occur if the dog isn't properly socialized. The source has to be determined befo... Read More »

Why does a dog chew sticks?

Chewing sticks is a natural and normal behavior for a dog. It is fun, makes them feel better and helps pass the time. There are a number of reasons why dogs chew sticks.TeethingTeething puppies hav... Read More »

Why does an 8-year-old boy chew his shirts?

Answer Freud would have called it an "oral fixation". In other words, the kid likes the feel of having something in his mouth.