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Does anyone else have a small, toy sized dog that insists on sleeping on your shoulders or head?

I have a chorkie, and he sleeps on my shoulder like a bird or something. Why?

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Musicmom80

Asked by Musicmom80 at 11:12 PM on Oct. 18, 2010 in Pets

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  • Yeah... that would not be happening in my house. No dogs in my bed.

    If you don't like it then train him to stop doing it.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 11:16 PM on Oct. 18, 2010

  • I don't mind it. I actually find it humerous. And he's not in my bed. He's sitting on my shoulder while I'm on here. Question didn't really pertain to ya I guess. :)
    Musicmom80

    Comment by Musicmom80 (original poster) at 11:18 PM on Oct. 18, 2010

  • lol, my 85lb golden retriever would if i let him!! if i am sitting on the floor playing with my daughter, he comes runing over, and sits in my lap..lol.. my 20lb maltipoo x shihtzu sleeps on my shoulder when im lying in bed...pets...gotta love 'em!!
    alexis_06

    Answer by alexis_06 at 11:41 PM on Oct. 18, 2010

  • I was just wondering why they do that. It's so funny. My friend has his sister and she does it too! They are only like 2 lbs each.
    Musicmom80

    Comment by Musicmom80 (original poster) at 11:46 PM on Oct. 18, 2010

  • I have a Chorkie too! but, she hasn't ever tried to sleep on my Shoulders or Head-LOL! That is Too Funny- Mine likes to sleep on my pillow though:)
    daisyb

    Answer by daisyb at 1:22 AM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • I love it! I almost forget he's there!
    Musicmom80

    Comment by Musicmom80 (original poster) at 1:23 AM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • Growing up had a schnauzer/poodle mix that slept around my head and her tail under my chin. When I moved out on my own I got a shih tzu and he would love to sit/ride on my shoulder in the car or when I carried him. That was his "safe place" that he went to when he got scared.
    Nindy

    Answer by Nindy at 10:05 AM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • Nope...he likes to lay on my chest with his head between my boobs. My Shiba Inu likes to lay on my feet...that works well...she's fluffy and keeps my toes warm.
    OneToughMami

    Answer by OneToughMami at 8:27 PM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • Yup, yorkies do that.
    motherofhope98

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 7:09 AM on Oct. 20, 2010

  • He really really likes you.
    lisa89j

    Answer by lisa89j at 11:16 AM on Nov. 15, 2010

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