Your Yorkie sleeps on top of you because you provide them comfort and security. They value you and want to provide the same.
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Why Does My Yorkie Sleep On Top of Me?
Laying close to their owner is also a Yorkshire Terrier way of protecting what they love, even if there is aren’t dangers or threats lurking nearby
Other reasons canines rest on their owner include:
- It finds it more comfortable
- It is being protective
- It demands attention
- It is warmer and safer
- It is showing you love
- It suffers from separation anxiety.
- It is waiting for something
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What to do about Your Dog Laying On Top of You?
Do you need your dog to quite laying on top of you? Follow the following steps:
- Never encourage the behavior
- Provide it a doggy bed for best comfort
- Enroll him in a training program
- Speak to your vet on ways your canine can be cured from separation anxiety.