Stop dog scratching by finding out the reason of scratching
Scratching is found commonly among all dogs but it is always because of some reason and it is important for the owners to find out regarding that. Some owners get irritated because of this scratching as it may damage the expensive carpets or leave scratch marks on other items. People use things like a water gun or an aversion spray to train their dogs that they should not scratch. It is still important to be sure that there is no other serious problem to.
If the dog has developed this habit during recent times then in all probability the cause may be some parasitic invasion like the mites, flea etc. One can stop dog scratching by carefully examining at the dogs skin and seeing any sign of any parasite entangled in between the hair of the skin. If there are then there are good creams and ointments available that can take care of this problem. Cleanliness and hygiene should be taken care so as to prevent any kind of infection or parasite invasion.
Sometimes, to stop dog scratching all one has to do is to just pamper their pet or take them outdoors and play with them. All this attention showered is all what the dog needs to stop scratching.