How To Tell If Your Dog Is Stressed
You may think it's cute when your dog rolls right onto its back to expose its stomach. Perhaps it's when your dog feels guilty, or is trying to apologize to you, right? Nope. This is actually one of many subtle ways your dog is trying to tell you that it is stressed. Other signs include your dog turning its head away from you, excessive blinking or lip licking, and showing "half moon" eyes, which is when the whites of a dog's eyes are visible. In a recent study, almost 82% of dogs showed at least one sign of stressed when being hugged by their owners.