It can be unsettleing to see your male dog licking your female dog’s pee. While licking in dogs is a common behavior, licking of pee seems bizarre and unusual.
So, why does your male dog lick your female dog’s pee?
Let’s look at the reasons behind a male dog licking a female dog’s pee and what you can do about it.
Why does my male dog lick my female dog’s pee?
A male dog licks a female dog’s pee for scent communication, female identification and recognition, grooming behavior, and boredom. This is an instinctive behavior that is normal and usually harmless.