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www.akc.org/content/entertainment/articles/dog-kicks-poop-behavior

Apr 27, 2015 ... There's no Cover-Up When Your Dog's Hind Legs Kick Sand After ... think that when their dogs tear at the ground with their back feet after they ...

www.quora.com/Why-does-my-dog-kick-back-with-his-hind-legs-against-the-ground

I always thought dogs did this due to an instinct to "bury" their excrement, but apparently it has to do with marking their turf: Why Do Dogs Scratch the Gro...

www.dailydogdiscoveries.com/tag/dog-kicking-dirt-when-excited

Oct 16, 2016 ... But what does a dog's nose have to do with dogs kicking back dirt with their back legs? No, scratching the dirt is not a dog's way to disperse ...

pets.stackexchange.com/questions/2719/why-does-my-dog-kick-his-legs-back-when-he-gets-excited

Why does my dog kick his legs back when he gets excited? ... Everything I read online explains that dogs do this after they urinate, or it is a way ...

www.vetstreet.com/our-pet-experts/why-does-my-dog-kick-the-grass-after-pooping

Sep 26, 2011 ... Is your grass a hole-filled mess because your dog digs and kicks at it after ... All dogs have glands in their feet that secrete pheromones, and a ...

blog.adoptandshop.org/5-common-dog-behaviors

May 18, 2012 ... Here are five common dog behaviors we've seen dogs act out and their causes: Kicking up grass after pooping: I had always figured it was a ...

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

Nov 20, 2014 ... Each time you scratch that sweet spot on his belly, his hind leg starts ... “Dogs kick when we scratch their belly because it's an involuntary reflex ...

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 doubt found “the sweet spot” that gets his leg kicking. This usually ...

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

May 15, 2012 ... Long-time dog owners will know that almost all dogs do this. ... in a place known as the "saddle" region, which includes the belly, flanks and back. ... Dogs shake or kick their legs when you scratch them because of something ...

www.reference.com/pets-animals/dogs-kick-back-legs-c08c2a4dd04c8a0b

Dogs kick their back legs when being rubbed and tickled because of an involuntary reaction called the scratch reflex. It is caused by nerves in the dog's stomach ...