From the article, “WHAT IS YOUR DOG TELLING YOU?” by Suz Redfearn:

“How many times have you wished your dog could talk so you could know exactly what he’s thinking?

But he doesn’t need to speak to clue you in. Veterinary behaviorists say if you learn to read your dog’s actions, it’s not hard to figure out what’s going on in his head.

Debra Horwitz, veterinary behaviorist and lead editor of Decoding Your Dog, says the key is looking at your whole dog, rather than a portion of him, like just his tail. Observing what your dog does with his face, body, and tail in any given situation will let you know if he’s feeling relaxed, concerned, scared, or aggressive.

When you look at your dog, what do you see? …”

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