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When my dog was younger, it would regularly nibble me when I played with it. This was troubling since it used to hurt and it stopped me from wanting to interact with my dog as much. It turns out there are a number of possible reasons why your particular dog might nibble you when you play with it and there are a number of different solutions. In my case, I was able to get my…

When my dog was younger, it would regularly nibble me when I went to scratch it. This was troubling since it used to hurt and it stopped me from wanting to interact with my dog as much. It turns out there are a number of possible reasons why your particular dog might be doing it and there are a number of different solutions. In my case, I was able to get my dog to stop…

If your dog has been mouthing you a lot, this post will show you likely reasons why and what you can do about them. So, why does my dog mouth me? Likely reasons why your dog mouths you are that it is teething, playing, has learned that the behavior is rewarded, or that it was not trained the right way. There are a number of possible reasons why your dog mouths you and it could…

If your dog does not seem to like you, this post will show you a number of possible reasons why and what you can do about them. So, why does my dog not like me? Likely reasons why your dog does not like you are that it is naturally aloof, illness or injury, not enough exercise, something causing it to be fearful or anxious, or inadvertently rewarding the behavior. There are many reasons why your…

If your dog is often quiet, this post will show you likely reasons why and what you can do about them. So, why is my dog quiet? Likely reasons why your dog is quiet are that it is naturally quiet, previous training, or illness. There are actually a number of possible reasons why your dog is quiet and it might be due to a combination of reasons. However, there are some things you can consider…

Dogs are the best. They are loyal, playful, and always up for an adventure. They are also known for being fiercely loyal and protective of their humans, but there is one aspect of the dog-human relationship that owners can never seem to figure out: why do dogs sometimes ignore us? This post will show you likely reasons and what you can do about them. So, why does my dog ignore me? Likely reasons why your…

Dogs are naturally loyal animals that are great to have around for friends and family. But if your dog is clingy or excessively attached, it can be a challenge. While some dogs may be clingy more often than others, there are several reasons why your dog may be more attached than others. So, why is my dog so clingy? Likely reasons why your dog is clingy are that it has separation anxiety, it wants something…

There is nothing more bothersome than the feeling of the soft wet tongue of your dog licking you. Just take a few moments to imagine it. That warm, wet, soft tongue leaving a trail of saliva on your skin. So, why does my dog lick me? Likely reasons why your dog licks you are for attention, it wants something from you, excitement, or having learned that the behavior is rewarded. There are actually a number…

If your dog has been jumping on you a lot, this post will show you likely reasons why and what you can do about it. So, why does my dog jump on me? Likely reasons why your dog jumps on you are excitement, wanting attention, wanting something from you, dominance and inadvertently encouraging the behavior. There are actually a number of possible reasons why your dog jumps on you and it might be due to…

When my dog was younger, it would regularly nibble me when I went to pet it. This was troubling since it used to hurt and it stopped me from wanting to interact with my dog as much. It turns out there are a number of possible reasons why your particular dog might nibble you when you pet it and there are a number of different solutions. In my case, I was able to get my…