Surprising as it may sound, your cute dog is behind all these harmless robberies. Everything is done in good fun, good health, and good humor.
The act of burying provides a dual benefit; it protects the food from predators as well as rotting.
All canine breeds share a common trait of digging and hiding food for later consumption.
Your pet has no competitors and is always well fed, it will nevertheless want to hide its yummy bone for future use.
Your dog's desire for attention and play may also be a factor in his or her excessive digging.
You and your dog can turn the entire process of burying into an entertaining indoor game.
Even after being domesticated, a dog's natural instinct to dig persists.
Avoiding serious health issues in your pet will require you to stop it from taking such items outside for burial.