16 Useful Clues To Understand Your Dog Better

Understanding a dog’s body language is essential for building a strong and trustworthy relationship with your four-legged friend. This is really important because dogs are a source of limitless positivity. Do you know what your pet is trying to tell you in different situations? Our video will help you understand your pet or any other dog. Don’t forget to hit that thumbs up button and share the video with a mate who has recently got a puppy. Let’s get started. Here are 16 useful clues for you to understand your dog better. First the dog’s tail [Situation #1] the dog wags his lowered tail. If the dog wags his tail slowly, this means he doesn’t understand what’s going on. The dog is asking you what you want him to do. So, help him navigate the situation When the dog’s tail is wagging rapidly, this means he admits that you are in charge [Situation #2] The tail is raised and tremors slightly. This means your dog is issuing a challenge to your authority because he considers himself to be in charge of the situation. In this case, your dog sees himself brave and strong. He is in a good mood and trying to say “I’m proud of myself. I’m feeling great!” [Situation #3] The tail is tucked between the legs. The tucked tail is a sign that the dog is scared, afraid of pain, or feels uncomfortable. Most often the dog tucks his tail between his legs when he is really afraid of something or someone. However, if there are no obvious reasons for concern and your pet tucks his tail quite often, you should take him to a vet. Pay attention to the dog’s eyes. {Situation number four} the eyes are wide open and alert this is how your pet tries to get your attention this means? He’s challenging you also your dog expects you to respond firmly keep in mind that when you approach an unfamiliar dogs it’s better to avoid looking directly into his eyes for dogs staring at the eyes means aggression Here is another situation Dogs twins and blinks this means he’s ready to play it’s time [to] throw him his favorite ball or taken for a walk If your dog squints a lot his eyes might be in pain. In this case It’s better to take him to a vet [dog’s] Peers might also tell you something important about your pets move Situation number [6] the Ears are standing straight up [we’re] inclined forward the dog is showing you that he’s curious and reacting to some new event in his environment This means your dog is paying close attention to everything happening around Situation number 7 the Ears are flattened against the head if a sign of the dog is scared Sometimes your pet may have only one ear down and most of the times the left one this is how dogs react to unfamiliar people Or people [they] are afraid of if nothing dangerous happens around try to calm down your dog by cutting [it] in [addition] take a closer look at your pets face Situation number [8] the dogs yawn this means your dog is grumpy and nervous puppies do this quite often when they’re surrounded by big Unfamiliar dog but if your pet yawns after you this means he’s very attached to you also Probably, it’s just late in time to sleep situation number 9 the dog licks his face The dog does this when he’s stressed or feeling pressure or danger also by this gesture the dog might encourage potential aggressors to remain calm? Situation [number] 10 the dog exposes his teeth, but there is no snarling this means the dog is protecting his territory That’s often do this while eating never come closer to an unfamiliar dog actually to any animal while they’re eating because they might think [you’re] going to steal their food and Finally pay attention to the Dog’s [stance] situation number 11 the dog Rolls over and Exposes his belly the dog is showing you that to trust you and wants to leave you when you rub [your] dog’s belly after he Rolls over he means you show him you’re pleased with his behavior. [keep] rubbing dogs love this Situation number 12 dog puts his head on your knee this means the dog wants to get attention and show that he needs you If your dog touches your hands with his nose You want you to pet him in some cases this means he feels a bit lonely and wants to play for a while situation number 13 the dog puts his paw on your knee if the dog does it [for] [the] very [plug] look is trying to dominate in this? Situation trainer suggests looking into the dog’s eyes and removing the paws that’s how he will understand that you are in [charge] Situation number 14 dog has one front paw raised this stance means your pet wants to ask you something Maybe he’s hungry or wants to play Sometimes dogs do this when they notice nothing interesting it’s typical for hunting dog breed Situation number 15 the dogs turns [its] back this action means that your four-legged friend trusts you a lot Congratulations. [you] become a real friend, Mr.. Pet Situation number 16 the dog shaped dogs may shake like they shake off water after a bath as a way of relieving tension Probably your dog was in stress, or met an unpleasant person, or dog We hope now you understand your lovely [pets] much better We also would love to hear your [views] on this in the comments below if you’re visiting our channel for the first time click subscribe to stay on the Bright side of life you

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  1. Hey guys! What is your dog's name?

    Choose the perfect dog breed just for you https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ASxkyQKZE4k&t=5s

  2. Very informal w/ A narrator who doesn't sound completely obnoxious like most others in BRIGHT SIDE videos. Good stuff.

  3. My patients Golden Lab Retriever wanted me to rub her belly almost constantly it seemed. It got tiring so I'd sit on the carpet and do it. I thought she was just being a spoily to the point of OCD :)lol. The family told me she had liver cancer a week before she died. I'm glad to have helped give her some comfort. RIP Jessie.

  4. My dog always puts his nose on my hand and I don't do anything now I really feel bad I'm going to pet him all day now

  5. Well my dog just uhh he dosnt grown dosnt bark dosnt wine he ruuuus lol that’s what he does when he wants something he russs

  6. Even after understanding these 13 Things..

    My dog: I don’t trust you hooman you cut my floof
    Me: . . .

  7. When dogs flop on their belly in front of you, It means they understand you are Dominant, That means when they are sitting up straight and you randomly lie down next to them, Or in front, According to the dog, You are showing your dog is Dominant, Which may encourage bad Behavior

    Either that is also true, Or it just wants a freaking Belly Rub, Give himm!

  8. What if your dog has no tail?!
    What if your dog's ears are supposed to be down?!
    What if your dog's eyes can't open?!

  9. Wait but what if you have a boxer? Then how do you know his tail language? 😂😂 this helps a lot with understanding my German shepherd though! 💛

  10. What if they don’t have a tail and they have a bear tail lol but not a long tail very short not event as big as ur finger

  11. I don't think that my dog likes me…😞😭 I am playing with him and brush his hair…everything, but i stil think that… Help me because I don't think that my dog believes me and loves me…😭😭😭

  12. wait but my dogs ears are just down he was born with droopy ears so how do i know if he is alert with his ears?

  13. Imma study this for my shih tzu
    Btw when my dogs eyes are wide- yet I’m rubbing his belly, what does that mean? What is he challenging? 0-0

  14. My dogs name is Oreo he is a deer head chiwawiaw (I know I can't spell) he is a boy as you can tell my the word 'he'

  15. This video is not helpful for me at many parts. My dog has ears that only go up or back, and it’s tait is really short. Thanks for not looking up tips for other breeds. 😡

  16. Many thanks for sharing with us, I'm a dog lover and fanatic as if they're part of my family like human.

  17. what my dog is short and so when he tries to put his head on my knee he uses is paws for assistance

  18. Everyone in the world refers generally to dogs as ‘he’ and cats as ‘she’
    So you can guess what I do.

  19. I love when my dogs smile!😌wait..🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕sorry dont like this comment i put no force to it

  20. So my dogs ears are floppy on her face so she’s scared?
    And my dog yawns 24/7
    Well she is almost 8…

  21. Thanks for the Information! I finally tought her tricks! thanks to you… My dog is quite really calm now…

  22. The narration on this video isn't as friendly or upbeat as the ones I'm used to seeing but it's good you got different narrators now. This one sounds harsh somehow.

  23. What about play ful nipping? I have a 7 month puppy and she does this a lot, she knows not to do it hard.

  24. My dog all ways turns his back to me and sits in between my legs or will just turn his back to me I thoght that meant he didint like me

  25. I just got a German Shepherd puppy and I'm trying to understand her and bond this video helps alot thank you so much for making this video

  26. 2:19 “The dog is curious and paying attention to everything’s around him.”

    meanwhile mine’s sleeping…

  27. Ears…my dog naturally has ears that hang down,,,….hound…. and my other dog has ears that stand straight up! No way of telling how they feel with their ears!

  28. When my dog gets really energetic, he runs around so fast that somehow his tail goes between his legs. But I know my dog. HES FAERLESS… yet so small…

  29. What if your dogs a rock?
    What if your dog has no tail
    What if your dogs a cat
    What if your dog is a alligator

  30. I always have that #15 though.. I thought he doesn't want to talk to me 😅 at least noe I know 😊💞 such a great feeling 💞💞💞 we as their owners are their only family left for them, we should not ruin those trust. 💞👍

  31. Hey BRIGHT SIDE, you guys know that dogs can be female too, right? Or do these tips only apply to male dogs?

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