Dogs love their owners so much, that when they are sleeping, they are potentially dreaming of you. When dogs sleep they also go through REM sleep like humans. However, the dogs REM sleep cycle is much shorter than ours.
During their REM sleep is when they are typically dreaming. You can tell by their movement and sounds they make when they are in the deep sleep. Their dreams have been found to be much shorter than humans.
- Dogs also have REM sleep like humans, making them able to have dreams.
- Usually the dogs will be dreaming about the owner or something good.
- While they have REM sleep, their duration is much shorted than humans.
“Dreamland for dogs is likely made up of elements (or fragments) of real life, woven together in mixed up scenarios, and since you are a big part of their lives – that includes you.”