10 Most Popular Myths about Dogs


9. Tug-of-war causes dog aggression

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Over the years much has been said about the advantages and disadvantages of integrating tug-of-war games into a dog’s
play. Most people are of the opinion that such games cause dogs to be overly aggressive or dominant.

Fact: Dogs relish tug of war games, and this can clearly be attributed to their predatory nature. This game not only gives your dog a healthy physical, but also psychological workout.

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