Why Do Dogs Eat Poop? (How to Stop It) | Understanding Dog Coprophagia
It’s likely that you’ve witnessed your dog indulging on a not so appetizing snack at least once throughout their life. It’s okay if you don’t want to admit it… but countless numbers of dog owners want to know, “Why does my dog eat poop?” Whether it’s the poop from their housemate, neighbor’s cat, or themselves, the majority of dogs have always been known to enjoy eating poop. This behavior, the consumption of feces, is called coprophagia.
While dogs eating poop may seem like a crazy behavior to humans, dogs see it in a totally different way. We are two completely different species. This is why understanding Natural Dog Behavior and Dog Psychology is so valuable. In this video, Angie explains several possible reasons as to why dogs eat poop, as well some ways that you can stop this behavior. Why do dogs eat poop? Find out now!