Dogs scoot because they're uncomfortable.
Common causes include anal sac issues, allergies, and parasites.
Anal sac problems can lead to severe pain if left untreated.
Allergies can cause itchy skin and lead to scooting.
Parasitic infections may prompt scooting behavior.
Consult a vet if your dog scoots regularly.
Regular check-ups and stool tests can help prevent scooting.
Discuss allergy management options with your vet.
Scooting is a sign that something's wrong with your dog's health.