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Socializing Your Dogs: Learn The Queues They Give To Communicate Their Feelings.

Socializing Your Dogs: Learn The Queues They Give To Communicate Their Feelings. 0

Socializing Dogs When I first got Cookie, I thought she would just love socializing with other dogs. However, her quick snaps and aggression showed me just how much socializing she like. Maybe I was the one who likes to show her off, but I guess she’s more of an introvert. Dogs greet, play, and even disagree in ways foreign to us humans. We must learn to understand how dogs communicate. It is our responsibility to ensure they have proper interactions, especially when saying ‘hello’ The Butt Sniff Humans shake hands, hug, and even kiss on the cheek. However, dogs, they greet with the often humored, butt sniff. This is their ‘hello’. This sort of ‘blunt’ acknowledgment may lead us to think that dogs do not have boundaries. On the contrary, if we look close enough dogs let us know when another canine has crossed the line of ‘appropriate’ “hellos”  Behaviors that communicate to us that your dog is saying, “Welcome.” Walking forward with indirect eye contact  A slow wagging tail or circular motion Play bow with bark   When your dog socializes positively, be sure to give them treats after. We suggest keeping dog treats with you as a form of disciplinary tools. […]