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Survey: Dogs love to chew phones and remotes

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A new survey says one in 10 U.S. pets uses its owner's cell phone and remote as its personal chew toys.

Pet expert Andrea Arden says dogs make meals out of your electronics for a variety of reasons from scent to stress. She says make sure you dog has enough enrichment and attention. Another way you can get your dog to stop eating your electronics is to give them toys containing food. And make sure you keep your important stuff out of paw's reach.

Apparently, male dogs are 86 times more likely than females to chew on what they're not supposed to.

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