Why do dogs eat grass? 

Grass certainly doesn't seem like a delicacy.  In fact, it tastes downright terrible. (Who hasn't tried grass sometime when they were a kid?).  So why do dogs tear into it with such passion?  Not much is known about why dogs eat grass, but studies indicate that it is a common and normal behavior of most domestic dogs.

It is estimated that 79% of dogs engage in plant eating behaviors (read more)

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