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Do dogs get bored?

To answer the question “Do dogs get bored?” the short answer is “no they don’t”.

So why do people think that dogs get bored?  A few reasons:

  1. We frequently put human thoughts and emotions onto our dogs.
  2. Some dogs behave destructively when they are left alone.
  3. Some dogs have a “mad half hour” where they rush round and round.
  4. Many dogs will spend the day lying down and sighing when their owners  (more…)