Why Do Dogs Sleep So Much? No. It’s Not Because He’s Lazy

Why Do Dogs Sleep So Much? No. It’s Not Because He’s Lazy

by Brian Hersh, PeanutPaws

Does it seem like your fur baby sleeps a lot?

Often new dog owners are left with this concern.

In fact all dogs, regardless of size or breed tend to sleep most of the time and we got an explanation about that.

It is safe to say that huge part of their lives are spent being asleep.

Dogs tend to sleep half the day away and are only active about 20% of the day.

However, it is important to note that dogs have shorter sleep stints and they can have rapid eye movement (REM) the same way humans have.

The fact that dogs wake up more frequently than we do, make them have more total sleep time.

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