How can you tell if a dog is pregnant?

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An ultrasound or hormone test can confirm a pregnancy as soon as three weeks into the pregnancy.

If you go in later, your vet can feel your dog's belly to confirm a pregnancy between days 28 to 35.

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So while your dog might not realize you're pregnant, a change in your scent could prompt the pup to show more — or different — attention to you than usual. To be abundantly clear, though, there's no proof to support this. But given a dog's keen sense of smell, it's a plausible explanation.
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When a woman is pregnant, the hormones in her body are likely to alter her scent in some way.

So, can dogs sense pregnancy? Because of their keen sense of smell, it's believed by many that a dog can detect a change in a woman even before she does — but it's mostly conjecture.

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Dogs have an astounding ability to sense change in the world around them, and that includes when their owner is pregnant.

After all, Dogs are excellent at reading human body language and behavior, and there is even some evidence that dogs can detect when a person has cancer or is about to have an epileptic fit.

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When a woman is pregnant, the hormones in her body are likely to alter her scent in some way.

So, can dogs sense pregnancy? Because of their keen sense of smell, it's believed by many that a dog can detect a change in a woman even before she does — but it's mostly conjecture.

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Dogs have an astounding ability to sense change in the world around them, and that includes when their owner is pregnant.

After all, Dogs are excellent at reading human body language and behavior, and there is even some evidence that dogs can detect when a person has cancer or is about to have an epileptic fit.

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So while your dog might not realize you're pregnant, a change in your scent could prompt the pup to show more — or different — attention to you than usual. To be abundantly clear, though, there's no proof to support this. But given a dog's keen sense of smell, it's a plausible explanation.
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While there is no study (yet) showing that dogs can sense pregnancy in humans, it's really not that much of a stretch to assume that dogs might be able to sense that their owners are pregnant.

After all, during pregnancy your body is filled with a new cocktail of hormones.

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