Why do dogs hate bikes?

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When your dog sees a bike flying down the way, their predatory instincts come into play.

They chase it down like they would a squirrel or a cat because to them there is very little difference.

That being said there is a lot you can do to quickly train your dog to stop chasing bikes cars and skateboards.

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When a car or bike or child on a skateboard whiz by a dog, their prey instinct can be triggered, and they are off to the races.

When dogs see something that is "running away" from them, their natural instinct is to chase it down.

But just because the urge to chase is natural, does not mean the behavior is OK.

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When a car or bike or child on a skateboard whiz by a dog, their prey instinct can be triggered, and they are off to the races.

When dogs see something that is "running away" from them, their natural instinct is to chase it down.

But just because the urge to chase is natural, does not mean the behavior is OK.

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Main reason they run behind cars or bikes is cause they are excited and the quick movement of the car or bike has triggered their chase response.

Dogs chase cars for the same reasons they chase kids on bikes, cats, small animals and other Dogs: They are either playing a game or they are hunting.

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Car-Chasing is a totally natural behavior for a dog, as a dog's natural instinct is to chase anything that moves, be it a cat, rabbit, a jogger or a bike.

Car-chasing can and may occur because of a dog's predatory instincts or out of playfulness, or possibly out of territorial instincts chasing away an intruder.

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Car-Chasing is a totally natural behavior for a dog, as a dog's natural instinct is to chase anything that moves, be it a cat, rabbit, a jogger or a bike.

Car-chasing can and may occur because of a dog's predatory instincts or out of playfulness, or possibly out of territorial instincts chasing away an intruder.

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Main reason they run behind cars or bikes is cause they are excited and the quick movement of the car or bike has triggered their chase response.

Dogs chase cars for the same reasons they chase kids on bikes, cats, small animals and other Dogs: They are either playing a game or they are hunting.

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A track bicycle or track bike is a bicycle optimized for racing at a velodrome or outdoor track.

Unlike road bicycles, the track bike is a fixed-gear bicycle; thus, it has only a single gear ratio and has neither a freewheel nor brakes.

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