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Excessive Licking, Chewing, and Grooming in Dogs
Lauren Jones, VMD
It can be frustrating as a pet parent to watch your pup obsessively lick, chew, and groom themselves. What defines excessive licking and grooming in dogs? Why do our pets do it and what can we do to ease their discomfort? What Is Considered Excessive Licking or Grooming in Dogs? Most dogs lick a few common areas—between their toes, along their forearms, over joints, and on...