Do Dogs Like Hugs?

black-and-white-animal-dog-petYou need to stop hugging your dog. I don’t care how floppy his ears are or how far his tongue lolls. Shut it down.

For a recent study published by Psychology Today, a researcher examined photos of dogs and their humans and found that 82 percent of dogs display signs of great anxiety when hugged: flattened ears, heads turned away, and whites of the eyes showing. The dogs, no matter how patient and loyal and cute, were obviously distressed. Because of you and your undying need for affection.

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Author: Geo Gee

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