• Can Dogs “Fake” Illnesses & Injuries For Attention?

    4 monthes ago - By iHeart Dogs

    First off: if your dog seems hurt or ill, he probably is. Canine instinct is to avoid showing signs of weakness, so take it seriously if something seems off.
    With that said, there are some crafty canines who seem to put on a cough or limp in order to score extra love and attention from their humans.
    The idea of dogs “faking” illnesses or injuries to gain attention is not only supported by countless pawrents, many veterinarians also back the concept. Dr. Richard Pitcairn author of Natural Health for Dogs and Cats , says it usually begins with a genuine symptom of pain or sickness. The...
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