We love our dog, Angus, but he definitely has some not so great habits. Attacking our door every time someone rings the bell or delivers a package is one, and digging in my flower beds is another. We have yet to figure out a solution for the door habit (any suggestions?), but I have found a relatively easy solution for the digging. Fortunately, Angus really only likes to dig in loose soil near the house so there are relatively few places he can do that. The rest is pretty much rock hard clay. Although the interim solution was to throw large plastic toys in his way, it was not the best looking.
Here is Angus' current favorite digging location -