Why dogs are such affectionate animals

Just like humans, dogs use snuggling to grow closer to others, so if your pet wants to cuddle they are probably feeling the love. "Gentle touching and nuzzling mimic maternal affection between puppies and their original dog moms. These physical activities induce the release of the feel-good hormone, oxytocin, in both species," said Greenstein.



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