Why Do DOGS Roll in POOP? 💩🐕 (3 Reasons)

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it is fairly common to see our dog roll

around in the grass when on a walk

perhaps less common but more confusing

is when they roll around in the feces of

other animals

since dogs have such a keen sense of

smell they should be able to notice that

there is muck on the ground

do they do it on purpose animal wise

explains all

with our video on why dogs roll in poop


they want to mark their scent a common

marking behavior in dogs is to rub

themselves against various objects

animal feces especially that of dogs

contains various pheromones which

provide much information to other


you may have noticed your dog first

pushes their face into the feces

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