German Shepherd Why does my German shepherd lean against me so much? German shepherds were bred as herders, so he’s trying to keep you from straying from the rest of his “herd.” Beagle Why does my beagle go after everything he sniffs? English gentlemen in the 1500s used beagles to hunt rabbits, and the hounds […]
Yorkshire Terrier Why does my little Yorkshire terrier chase everything that moves?Before this breed became the purse pooch of choice, Yorkies were originally used to catch rats in clothing mills. Dachshund Why does my dachshund dig?Dachshunds were bred for hunting badgers by digging up the badger’s burrow and then, sometimes, fighting it to the death.
Boxer Why does my boxer follow me around the house? Boxers are both instinctive guardians and incredibly affectionate, especially with children. Your dog wants to keep you safe and earn your love. Golden Retriever Why is my golden retriever so hyper all the time? Golden retrievers have long been used in a variety of active […]
Ever wonder why your dog does the things that he does. More than likely it’s his breed anand what they were breed to do. Labrador Retievers Why do they like to play fetch and tug of war? Labrador retrievers initially worked alongside fisherman, helping to pull in nets and catch the fish that wriggled away, […]