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www.vetstreet.com/our-pet-experts/why-does-my-dog-walk-in-a-circle-before-lying-down

Mar 19, 2012 ... Many dogs will circle around a spot before they settle down to rest. While no one can be certain of the exact reason why canines do this, the ...

www.livescience.com/33160-why-do-dogs-walk-in-circles-before-lying-down.html

Mar 28, 2011 ... Before lying down, dogs often circle their beds or wherever they've chosen to settle in for a nap. This curious canine behavior dates back to ...

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/canine-corner/201601/why-do-dogs-turn-in-circles-lying-down

Jan 27, 2016 ... New data helps to explain why dogs spin around in circles before laying down — it's all about comfort.

iheartdogs.com/why-do-dogs-walk-in-a-circle-before-lying-down

Sep 26, 2014 ... Have you ever watched (or maybe was driven crazy by) your dog trying to “settle” in a spot? They sniff around, walk back and forth, and circle.

www.spca.org/document.doc?id=122

For some reason, your dog will circle an area two or three times before lying down and sighing with contentment. Why, dog owners wonder, does my dog do that ...

vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/why-dogs-turn-around-before-lying-down

Jan 13, 2015 ... Sleepy dogs turn around in circles and do kind of a dance before going to sleep. This bedtime ritual is a bit compulsive and sleep evades them ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Why+Do+Dogs+Circle+Before+Lying+Down&v=CcIobhpF7Ig
Jun 13, 2013 ... Some feel that dogs cricle before lying down in order to flatten out the terrain. Others believe that it's a way of claiming territory. If you woke up ...

www.petful.com/behaviors/why-dogs-turn-around-before-lying-down

Apr 26, 2012 ... Is your dog coming or going?! Ever wonder why dogs keep turning around in circles before FINALLY settling down in a favorite spot?

indianapublicmedia.org/amomentofscience/turning-circles-lying

Jan 14, 2010 ... Ever wonder why dogs turn around in circles before lying down? ... What scientists do know is that the behavior is an example of what has ...

mentalfloss.com/article/29646/why-do-dogs-walk-circle-lying-down

Jan 5, 2012 ... There might be a social element to circling, too. Wolves and wild dogs often travel in packs and have strict social hierarchies. When they bed for ...