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Reasons why your dog might be chewing on your hair

Reasons why your dog might be chewing on your hair

Dogs do many weird things, one of those things is chewing on our hair. It’s weird, it’s kind of uncomfortable, and just doesn’t make any sense.

But why do they do that? Well, there is a number of possible reasons why your dog chews your hair and what would make them more likely.

Encouraging it

Think about it, are you maybe encouraging this behavior? Does chewing your hair get him rewarded with toys, food, snacks? This could be a potential reason why your dog chews your hair.

Anxiety

Your dog might actually be anxious. This would be more likely if it does it more at a certain time such as when you are about to leave home.

Boredom

Bored dogs will do weird thing in order to get more stimulation. It might be the case that your dog has been doing it due to boredom.