Why your Boston Terrier Dog Loves to Lick You?


There are many different reasons why a Boston Terrier dog is licking so much and usually it is a positive thing! 🙂

Dogs lick to communicate. Dogs also lick as a way to show respect, affection and submission. Dogs lick a lot, especially Boston Terrier dogs who have a reputation for excessive licking.

Does your Boston Terrier lick a lot? Please SHARE with other people! 🙂

Why your Boston Terrier Dog Loves to Lick Everything?

Reasons Why your Dogs may Lick You

1. For Submission : Your dogs may lick to show their respect for the dominant.
2. To Request Food : Your dogs may lick when they beg for food.
3. For Affection : Your dogs may lick to show their love.
4. To Taste : Your dogs may lick because they like the taste on your skin.

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My 4 year old Boston will lick ya to death if you let it but more annoying is the snoring! Does yours? It’s really funny!

I have a 4 yr old and have known her even before she left it’s mother at 4 wks and named her Dolly and picked her up from a friend who breeds in Winnipeg MB Canada! Very loyal dog and I take her trucking with me and have NEVER had to put a leash on cuz she’s very obedient and stays by my side! Doesn’t sleep in my bed in the truck or at home cuz discipline prevails with my animals as there must be rules as there like your child! And the licking will always be to a limit… Read more »
Cindy Pope

My 4 year old female licks my legs and feet constantly. She also licks my lips and face and tries to get in my mouth. She has done this since we rescued she and her dog mom. Boston Terrier is now the only breed for me.

Kathy Cummings

After ours licks me several times, I tell her Mommy loves you too sweetie and she will stop. She is the sweetest little thing. My first indoor furbaby.

Shirley Burton

just giving doggie kisses