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5 reasons why you shouldn't leave your dog alone

  Dogs are really social animals, and they form a deep attachment to their humans. Dogs don’t just endure human company, they enthusiastically seek it out. It’s safe to say that companion dogs need social closeness with humans, and deprivation of this interaction poses wellbeing concerns for the man’s best friend. Leaving your dogs alone is not only a scientific mistake but an ethical one too. Here are the reasons why: Boredom may result in bad behaviour Lonely dogs, not so surprisingly, get wearied, and a bored dog is a “naughty” dog. To keep themselves entertained, these lonely dogs will find something to do on their own, and you will most likely not like their picks. They may start non-stop barking,...

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