How To Prevent Your Dog From Licking Another Dog'S Urine
Dogs are known to display a lot of odd behaviors and weird habits. When dogs smell other dogs' urine, they are getting a world of stimulating information. Despite how off-putting we humans see it, dogs seem to enjoy it. Fortunately, this behavior is generally harmless. Leptospirosis is a bacterial disease that is contagious to both humans and dogs. Dogs with leptospisirosis can spread this disease through their urine. Intestinal parasites and gastrointestinal viruses like parvo are not passed through urine. Contact your local pet store if you think your dog has been exposed. Many owners are disgusted by the sight of their dog loxing other animals' urine. Practice cues like drop it and leave it so you can interrupt your dog the moment he tries to eat something bad. . . .