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 certain place on his
Nov 20, 2014 ... Each time you scratch that sweet spot on his belly, his hind leg starts kicking like
crazy--but why? Ultimately, it's ... Here's Why Dogs Kick Their Legs When You
Rub Their 'Sweet Spot”. 11/20/2014 ... Also on HuffPost: Puppies ...
As it turns out, when you pet and scratch your dog in certain spots you're ... The
nerves relay a message to his leg muscles to kick and jerk in an attempt to get rid
of ... So does this mean that rubbing your dog's belly is irritating them in some
way? ... The veterinarian reassured us that dogs wouldn't lie down and expose...
Oct 27, 2014 ... That perfect place on your dog's belly or sides that, when scratched, causes your
pet's foot to go into crazy automatic kicking mode. ... or a tickle – they quickly
send messages to the spinal cord, which then instructs the dog's leg to kick. ... “
But when you rub their skin more, it accentuates the scratchi...
From the bottom of a dogs throat, to just after it's rib cage, is one of two areas that
a dog can't ... Dogs sometimes kick their legs when you scratch them because of
the scratch reflex. ... Why Do Dogs Move Their Leg When You Pet Them?
Oct 30, 2012 ... Every dog seems to have one—that special spot on his belly or flank that, when
scratched, sends his back leg kicking like crazy. It's odd and ...
Nov 14, 2014 ... Ever wonder why dogs kick when you scratch them in special spots? ... it is like
mimicking an irritant that activates your pet's muscles to kick it away. ... would
initiate the leg to bat away at the itchy source — except you're ...
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Jul 12, 2011 ... Amy Shojai, CABC discusses the dog's "fiddling" reflex that happens when he's
scratched in this Ask Amy ... Why Do Dogs Tilt Their Heads?
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May 16, 2010 ... A dog moving its leg when you scratch it! FUNNY. Bri22ier ... Ask Amy: Why Does
My Dog Leg-Kick When Scratched? - Duration: 1:39.
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Sep 13, 2010 ... Toffee, Yvette's puppy, with her leg-kicking reflexes as she is being scratched. ...
Ask Amy: Why Does My Dog Leg-Kick When Scratched?