He finds an area in the yard with little or no grass ( not hard to do) and rolls in the dirt.
He rolls till he's covered with dust and leaves and twigs.
We try to discourage this, but he does it almost every time we go outside, but he doesn't always get to enjoy it.
What are you doing, Sebastian?
Don't you want to play with us?
Get lost, kid.
Aww, come on and play.
Can't you two little pests leave a guy alone?
No dogs were harmed in this little interaction. Yes, Sebastian does have Syd's entire head in his mouth, but he doesn't apply any pressure. He's just reinforcing earlier lessons in manners. Ask before you pounce.