Arlene and Frank met in 2007 through the online dating service Date My They not only fell in love with each other, but they also fell for each other's dogs. " A variety of pet-themed dating Web sites and social networks have launched in the last few years on the premise that pet owners share a special something that they seek in a spouse -- or even in a good friend.In your house, they roll in your dirty underwear and, you guessed it, your bed.
As Cindy read the brick and replied with a happy, “Yes,” the couple’s dogs Blarney and Butterscotch romped and played with their four-legged pals.
Ann Palik, a licensed marriage counselor and therapist, writes advice tips for dating pet owners in "Yappily Ever After: Are You Ready for a Blended Family?
What better spot to hide their scent than in the scent of their protector and guardian.
Your bed smells like you...a lot..your dog is hiding his scent in your bed.
So, to avoid running into one of their foes they try to cover their scent.
In the wild (and often on farms or in the country), dogs will roll in the nastiest things, like poop or dead animals.You may think it sounds cruel, but I guarantee you that after a short while in the crate your young dog will start to find comfort by being in it. Take the time to "read" your dog and work with your dog, and you'll end up with a wonderful relationship.Besides, if your dog can't get on your bed, he can't pee in your bed. If your dog can still smell his urine from previous accidents he'll be more likely to urinate there again. By peeing in your bed, and hiding the smell of his urine, your dog is making himself feel less vulnerable and less exposed. Sometimes they'll even pee just because someone entered the room. If your dog tends to squat whenever you walk in the room, then your dog is probably a submissive eliminator.Another Reason Some dogs are known as "submissive eliminators." Many people find a submissive dog to be extremely desirable (easy to calm, eager to please, good with the family, etc.). Younger dogs often grow out of this behavior, but if you have an older dog who is still exhibiting this behavior, refer to the post on submissive elimination or consult your vet on local animal behaviorist."He met my little dog, Batman (who HATES everyone new) … The pet focus of these Web sites helps to avoid a common experience in which you meet a special someone, only to discover that person is allergic to -- or just doesn’t like -- dogs.