Who hasn’t had a dog that simply loves to roll over and have her belly rubbed? Similarly, most dogs absolutely love having their ears scratched or the base of their tail massaged. This is particularly true if your fingers gently ruffle up the under coat. But, have you considered massaging dogs for anxiety?
Like humans, most dogs actually enjoy a massage.
Why is that?
Is it just affection the dog is craving? Or can it actually be therapeutic for your dog?