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Does your dog squat or lift?

I have a girl, and she squats.

Do all/most girls do that or does it vary?

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sugahmamma

Asked by sugahmamma at 7:57 PM on Feb. 8, 2010 in Pets

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  • Our male shepherd squats and he's 6 yrs old,lol Our female Husky squats and lifts, its so funny,lol..
    MrsLeftlane

    Answer by MrsLeftlane at 7:59 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • I always thought boys lift girls squat. It can vary though!
    justluvinmyson

    Answer by justluvinmyson at 8:01 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • i have a female shih tzu...she squats......and I've had male dogs that squat too.....as long as they're doing it outside they could do it either way they want....or even incorporate both! lol
    LynnB1

    Answer by LynnB1 at 8:07 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • Most males do lift while female squat but our female did both, guess she didn't want to get pee on her back leg LOL...
    midnightmoma

    Answer by midnightmoma at 8:15 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • My female squats. I have a male pup that squats at this point and and a 4 year old male that lifts his leg and squats sometimes
    KyliesMom5

    Answer by KyliesMom5 at 8:28 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • My female Sheltie is almost 4 and she squats. I've always thought that all females squat. With males, usually if they are neutered before they learn to lift their leg they will always squat (or so I've read). My male Sheltie is almost 2. He was neutered at 8 months, before he learned to lift his leg, and he still squats.
    CollinBayleeMom

    Answer by CollinBayleeMom at 9:10 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • I have a 10 year old dalmation that squats a 9 year old jack russell that squats and lifts her leg and an 8 year old boston terrior that squats... they are all females!!! The jack russell is sooo funny when she pees! my dalmation and boston both when the squat and pee they also walk around smelling the ground... lmao they do a trail instead of a puddle!!!! lol
    randilinn

    Answer by randilinn at 9:26 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • My males lift. My new female did squat until she saw the boys lifting. Now she kind of squats & lifts. It's funny watching her try to balance.
    motherofhope98

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 9:41 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • Yeah, both of mine walk as the pee (and poop). It is too funny!
    CollinBayleeMom

    Answer by CollinBayleeMom at 2:29 PM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • Our male dog is a mix- not really sure what of (border collie, australian shepherd...) and he squats. When he poops, he takes FOREVER! But as long as he is potty trained, it doesn't bother me!
    1passioninlife

    Answer by 1passioninlife at 8:09 PM on Feb. 10, 2010

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