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Dog Behavior Debunked: Why Dogs Kick When You Scratch Their Belly

Thursday, December 04, 2014

How many times have you spotted your dog sprawled out on his back, happily begging for a belly scratch? I'm sure you've noticed that if you hit a certain spot on their belly, their hind legs start kicking and jerking into the air. Have you ever wondered why do they do that?  READ MORE


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