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Q. Dog wants to lay in the bushes while walking on the leash

Answered By
DESTINI R. HOLLOWAY, DVM

A. This sounds like your pet is seeking shade and a cool spot. I am unsure where you are or the temperature outside but if your pet is also panting and am salivating then this is a sign that he/she is either too hot or over-exercised and you may want to reduce the time and/or duration of the walks for your pet until your pet build up enough conditioning to make it for the long haul.

- Dr. H


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