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www.animalplanet.com/pets/why-do-dogs-shake-their-legs

May 15, 2012 ... If you have a dog, you probably know all of his little idiosyncrasies well. More than likely, one of them is kicking his leg when you scratch a ...

stories.barkpost.com/why-dogs-kick-when-scratched

As it turns out, when you pet and scratch your dog in certain spots you're ... So does this mean that rubbing your dog's belly is irritating them in some way? ... us that dogs wouldn't lie down and expose their bellies to be scratched if they didn't  ...

www.dogingtonpost.com/why-do-dogs-kick-when-you-scratch-their-belly

Jan 25, 2016 ... If you've got a dog that loves belly rubs, as many of us do, than you've no ... Dogs shake or kick their legs when you scratch them because of ...

pets.thenest.com/dogs-shake-legs-pet-them-4625.html

Many dog owners have chuckled as their dogs kicked their legs vigorously while being scratched. The kicking is completely normal, and although it may seem ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/20/why-dogs-kick-tummy-scratch_n_6186424.html

Nov 20, 2014 ... Fido just can't help himself. Each time you scratch that sweet spot on his belly, his hind leg starts kicking like crazy—but why? Ultimately, it's all ...

www.buzzfeed.com/kasiagalazka/why-dogs-kick-when-you-scratch-their-sweet-spots

Nov 14, 2014 ... Why Dogs Kick When You Scratch Their Sweet Spots ... Like yanking your hand from a hot surface, the kick can act as a ... So if a mosquito was hobknobbing around your dog's fur, the tickling would initiate the leg to bat away ...

www.popsci.com/article/science/why-does-my-dog-kick-when-i-scratch-his-belly

Oct 27, 2014 ... For example, if a dog has fleas running around on its skin, the insects' itchiness will cause the scratch reflex to activate. Then, perhaps the ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Why+Do+Dogs+Twitch+Their+Leg+When+Scratched&v=Q8NHN_0Vm7s
Jul 12, 2011 ... Amy Shojai, CABC discusses the dog's "fiddling" reflex that happens ... I can also feel her back spasm a little when pet in that area and her lips ...

www.dogreference.com/heres-why-dogs-kick-when-you-scratch-their-belly

Jan 14, 2016 ... Every true dog lover has surely noticed a certain behavior that dogs exhibit when someone scratches their belly: they begin to kick and twitch their legs ... this reflex can be even easier to illicit in dogs that have allergies. This is ...