“Dumb” behavior means dog behavior that seems to lack intelligence or stupid. A Blue Heeler acting dumb can be confusing as well as concerning.
A Blue Heeler that acts dumb may fall over frequently, misbehave to get attention, engage in random barking, refuse to respond to their name, be slow in learning commands, run into doors, or be clumsy.
The behavior can be due to underlying problems therefore it is important to understand the reasons behind this behavior so that you can help your Blue Heeler.
Blue Heelers are also intelligent dogs and behavior changes can mean something is wrong.
So, what makes a Blue Heeler so dumb?
Let’s look into the factors that could lead a Blue Heeler to act dumb, when to be concerned and when to seek help.
Why Is My Blue Heeler So Dumb?
A Blue Heeler acting dumb can be due to a lack of proper socialization or training, boredom, age, and personality. By understanding the reasons behind your dog’s behavior changes, you can identify normal behaviors from those that require attention and also when to seek help.
Dog behaviors although seemingly dumb, mean something and fortunately solutions can be implemented for behavioral or medical problems.