Who do dogs bark?
Dogs bark for many reasons. Protection, attention, excitement and some just like to hear themselves bark. Knowing why the dog barks is the key to solving the barking puzzle.
Jeff Tinsley, who is the dog trainer at Sound Animals in Seattle, WA. He specializes in aggression and basic obedience training.
Why does my dog bark?
There are many reasons why a dog barks. One reason to pay attention to is your dog or puppy barking because they are ill or hurt. Some dogs will vocalize their pain because that is the only way they know how. Always rule out injuries!
Here are just some of the reasons that dogs bark from Labrador Training HQ (don’t worry they apply to all dogs):
Read more about barking here.