Why Does My Dog Lick Me?  5 Reasons For This Behavior

A Sign Of Affection

The tongue is a dog's best way to greet you and tell you how much they love you!

You Taste Nice!

Dogs are attracted to salty skin and will give it a good licking, given the chance!

A Sign Of Submission

As a member of the pack, your dog will naturally fall into the hierarchy within the home.

Attention Seeking

Not only will they lick you, but they’ll also nudge you with their nose and paw at you!

Separation Anxiety

After you leave your dog alone at home, it might lick you as a way of saying it isn't happy.