Animals

Why do dogs like to lick?


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Mostly, with domestic dogs, licking is a sign of affection. Licking releases pleasurable endorphins which gives dogs a feeling of comfort and pleasure. Dogs also lick because they like the taste of an owner's salty skin and out of habit.

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