Why Do Dogs Scratch the Floor?

Answer

Dogs normally scratch the floor to relieve boredom as well as to keep themselves busy. Others do it to help control their body temperature in times of harsh temperature whereas others scratch to hide their food.
Q&A Related to "Why Do Dogs Scratch the Floor"
Well, digging and scratching are natural behaviors for dogs and sometimes they scratch simple because of boredom. They also scratch to prepare a comfy place to lie down.
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Your dog may act strangely before lying down to sleep. The behaviors can vary, but the result is the same; their behavior seems strange to humans.
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dogs scratch their face on the floor because that is a sign of happiness :
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Dogs scratching at the bed or floor before lying down is similar to humans plumping
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