Does Playing Tug-Of-War Develops Aggression In Dogs?
There are many who believe that playing tug-of-war with your dog causes aggressiveness and also encourages dominant behavior and very often the majority warns that you should not play with your pet in this way because it can lead to dangerous situations, biting, attack, and so on.
This myth probably stems from the dog’s behavior as well as the loud cutting during the game in this way but the truth is completely different. Experts dealing with dog behavior analysis believe that playing tug-of-war whit your pet is actually good for your dog health both mental and physical. They say that in this way, the pet in a healthy way exposes its predatory nature.
This game is also good for developing a relationship between dog and owner but the experts are different about who needs to win the game. Some believe that should always be won by the owner and some that dog should win. We all probably have different opinions about this, but maybe it would be best to sometimes let the dog to win and not just we.