Category Archives: Behavior

Why Does My Dog Walk In Circles While Pooping? Instincts!

instincts will usually cause a dog to walk in circles while pooping

The reason dogs walk in circles while pooping is because they’re expanding their territory and “marking” more than one spot. When a dog walks around while doing their business, they are leaving their scent on a larger surface, letting other animals know the territory has already been claimed. Dogs have funny bathroom behaviors, don’t they? […]