Imagine just minding your own business doing chores or chilling on your couch then you turn and find your dog staring right at you. This may either seem super endearing or incredibly creepy. So why do dogs stare so much?
Dogs stare mainly as a way to communicate their emotions, intentions, or requests. It takes time to develop a strong enough bond with your dog to understand what they are trying to tell you. You can also get clues from their other physical cues as they stare.
In the sections below, we shall take a look at 7 of the most important reasons why your dog may be staring at you from pure affection to worrisome causes like building aggression.
That way, you have a better understanding of your dog and react appropriately the next time you notice them staring.