Why Do Dogs Roll In Fox Poo?

19 December 2017, 16:32

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Mystery Hour Question

My cocker spaniel only rolls in fox poo. Why is this the case?

Steve, Hornchurch

Answer ** Definitive **

Name: Michael, Taunton

Qualification: Trained dog behaviourist

Answer: It’s particularly common among working dogs which are used to flush out game. They do it to mask the scent of canine in order to fool potential prey.