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Features March 2014 Issue

Body Language: Is It a Behavioral Quirk  Or Something More Serious?

Sometimes a dog will snap at the air if he becomes overly excited.

Body Language: Is It a Behavioral Quirk Or Something More Serious?

Clues to your dog’s unusual moves.

You're done playing fetch but with a toss of her head and a pointed snap into the air, your dog informs you that you will continue. It's a bit of bossiness that makes you laugh. Teeth clicking is another sign that play has become awfully boisterous, or even aggressive, and that a dog might have gotten carried away with her excitement. …

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