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Aussie Licking People Excessively

Is it normal for an Aussie to lick excessively? I love that she loves us but she can't seem to help herself from "licking our skin off". And no, we don't have anything on our skin that appeals to her.

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Licking People
by: Anonymous

I don't have an answer for you, hopefully someone does. Some dogs are lickers and some are not. My aussie and my lab are not but my mother has a Cocker/Caviliar King Charles Spaniel mix and she will not stop licking people.

Kissing Aussie
by: Melissa

My aussie kisses (or licks) sometimes but it is not continuous. I do have a sheltie though that would lick your skin off all the time if you let her.

Excessive licking
by: Anonymous

We had to teach our aussie to stop licking us when we say, "no lick". Not a bad problem to have and she learned very quickly.

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