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What is your theory as to why my dog incessantly scratches at his bedding before snuggling in for the night?

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Kravenhead
I always thought it was genetic memory.

Much like they would stir up (fluff up) ground debris and plants to make a bed in the wild.
Walk in a circle to trample down the tall stuff, then fluff it up by digging at it.

That's my guess.

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Kravenhead
1769 day(s) ago
Another term for instinct.

Trissinger
1769 day(s) ago
I agree with the 'fluffing up' idea.
Interesting about the genetic memory.

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