Destructive Behavior in Dogs

Destructive Behavior in Dogs


One of the most common reasons for dogs to be surrendered to a shelter, is for destructive behaviors. A dog that is destroying furniture and other household items can not only be frustrating, it can be devastating when replacing those items is too costly. After a while, we might think that the only solution is to give away the pet. But, if we stop and think about it this issue from the dog’s perspective, we can better understand the behavior and take steps to prevent it. Sometimes, all our dog really needs is more time and attention from you. Don’t take our word for it though, check out the following resources for more steps you can take to better understand the problem, and ultimately resolve it.

Destructive Chewing Article from the ASPCA | Click Here

Destructive Behavior Article at the Animal Humane Society website | Click Here

Dogs and Destructive Chewing from the VCA | Click Here

 

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