IAM NOT INTRACTABLE I AM JUST BORING
Having a dog may have been one of your dreams. You learned about the needs of your dog like feeding, sleep or walk but do you know that domestic dogs have physiological needs too?
Most of dog owners have usually busy schedule keeping them away from home for many hours daily. Some breeds, like German shepherds and golden retrievers, are considered to be as some of the most intelligent breeds, having a great need for stimulation. So don’t find it unlikely your dog to feel lonely and bored seeking for some action.
Bored dogs can be a problem for owners, too, as they’re more likely to get into trouble.
So If you meet difficulties in making your dog obey some basic rules, you have tried several things but you still fail, as your dog seems still not satisfied, have you ever thought that your buddy may feel bored?
Here some signs that your pet need more mind games.
- SHOWING DESTRUCTIVE BEHAVIOR
Actions like continuous barking, chewing your favorite pillow, digging your spotless garden, getting into garbage are behaviors that often caused by boredom…
- “IAM HERE TOO… YOU DON’T SEE ME”?
When your dog don’t know how to kill his time he usually barks. Barking and whining are good indicators that your dog is looking something to do.
- BECOME A FOLLOWER
You may feel flattered by your dog’s habit to follow you! “Look how he loves me” you may say, bragging to your friends…but do you know that may your buddy is following you around because of boredom?
How to deal with dog boredom and intractable behavior
This benefits both you and your dog. Dogs should get at least three walks each day once in the morning, sometime in the afternoon, and once at night.
- Give Your Dog Some Extra Attention
Dogs are craving for human’s warm and tenderness. A nice body massage is the ideal action for doing something interactive with your dog.
- Toys have the power
Dogs are like children they get bored so easily! Avoid giving them all of their toys at the same time. Rotate toys to keep them busy.
- Music do miracles.
Music calm human’s nerves and make us feel peaceful. Why this not happening with the animals too?
It doesn’t really matter what you choose. Your dog takes delight in your showering him with attention!