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5 Dog Sleeping Positions and What They Mean

5 Dog Sleeping Positions and What They Mean

You might notice that your dog sleeps in a particular way and it's not a happy accident. The positions your dog sleep and the amount they spend napping can show how they are feeling. Their sleeping habits also give you a clue about their happiness and comfort levels. On the Side Photo by Adrianna Calvo from Pexels This is the most common position dogs sleep. It means that the dog is relaxed, comfortable and trusts his surroundings. Dogs who favor this position leaves their vital organs exposed; therefore, they tend to be easy going and relaxed. Their limbs are free to move during...

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Why Your Dog Needs an Orthopedic Bed

Why Your Dog Needs an Orthopedic Bed

When we think of orthopedic dog beds, we think of senior dogs as these types of beds are great for their back. While it is true that seniors benefit a lot from these types of beds, lots of dogs of any age can benefit from orthopedic dogs beds. Dogs sleep for 20 hours a day Most pet parents don't realize that dogs sleep for up to 20 hours per day. The National Sleep Foundation https://www.sleep.org/how-much-do-dogs-sleep/ mentions that dogs sleep between 12 to 14 hours per day, and puppies will sleep from 18 to 20 hours per day. That's a lot...

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How to Encourage Your Dog to Sleep in Their Bed

How to Encourage Your Dog to Sleep in Their Bed

Photo by Lisa Fotios from Pexels Dogs are pack animals, and when you adopt a dog, you become members of their pack. Typical behavior of pack animals is that they sleep together for bonding and their protection. While some dog owners enjoy having a pet by their side, some pet owners have allergies that prohibit this kind of setting. Also getting their bed helps you avoid getting rid of pet hair, dander, or getting it infested with fleas most of the time. But getting a bed is only the beginning. Teaching them to sleep in their own bed will take a lot of...

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