Hucklebutting, dog zoomies, mad five or freaking. You can meet with all theese names for this funny behaviour. The dog start sprinting all around the house in full speed, spinning around or jumping on and out of sofa and furniture. It can sometimes look dangerous, because he can go in full speed towards wall and change direction at the last moment.
Maybe you are asking, why are they doing this? Its their way, how to deal with burst of energy. Hucklebutting normally last minute or two. After that, your dog is „normal“ again. They do it out of excitement. Its very typical for a dog to hucklebutt, when his owner gets home after longer time.
Some people are afraid about their Bull Terrier, when they are not familiar with dog zoomies. But all you should do, is to step out of your dogs way and let him enjoy it. He do it, because he wants to do it. If you have a yard, you can let your dog outside, where he can enjoy his hucklebutting even more.
Learn more about Hucklebutting in this video:
Maybe you are the party animal and enjoy every moment of every party, but there are a lot of dogs that are scared of fireworks and other loud noises. Dogs can became anxiety and scared and you should do something, to help them threw the loud night. Thats why i am bringig you few these tips.
Bring your puppy to his favourite place, it can be his pet bed or any other spot in your home. Take your dog to this place, so he can be more relaxed threw the night.
Exercise a lot during the day, so he is exhausted in the evening. Try to distract him with a some game. You can hide him treats over the room. It is also important to stay together, your dog will feel safer.
Check all my tips in this video:
We all know that dogs are amazing family companions, some of the are amazing herders, hunters, protectors or even police and army dogs. But there are also group of dogs, that are great at helping people with depression, anxiety and other similar ilnesses.
These dogs are called therapy dogs or emotional support dogs. They calm us down, reducing stress level, provide companionship, lower blood pressure and adjust serotonine level. These dogs have to be keen to please, highly intelligent, not easily distracted, reliable and generaly good with people.
The best breeds for people with depression are Labrador and Golden retrievers, Pugs, Poodles, Border Collies, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, Dobermans and German Shepherds. For more information about these dogs, watch this video: