Dog Barking

  • Solutions For Barking: How To Get A Dog To Stop Barking

    Solutions For Barking: How To Get A Dog To Stop Barking

    Have you become desperate to figure out how to get a dog to stop barking?

  • The Sound Of Dogs Barking Could Save The Ecosystem

    The Sound Of Dogs Barking Could Save The Ecosystem

    Scientists played dog bark sounds to scare a local unchecked raccoon population away from a stressed marine ecosystem, and fish and crab populations made a rebound.

  • Is owner responsible for his own barking dog?

    Is owner responsible for his own barking dog?

    Dear Labby, This morning I took my dogs for a leisurely walk down a street in our neighborhood. As we strolled, a German Shepherd in a yard across the street began barking loudly from behind a chain link fence. A moment or two later, a man stepped out the front door. The man called to […]

  • How to deal with spooked, barking dog

    How to deal with spooked, barking dog

    Question: Every once in a while on a walk, my dog gets spooked by someone and barks like crazy. There doesn't seem to be a common denominator — sometimes the person is male, sometimes female. Anything I can do to prevent this? Answer: When we attempt to alter behavior problems in dogs, what we do […]

  • Dog barks at mailman!

    Dog barks at mailman!

    Question: My dog barks like crazy at anyone who comes to the door — how do I get her to stop? Answer: Teaching your dog to stop barking at visitors requires the good stuff (the stinkiest cheese you can find or aromatic morsels from last night’s dinner cut into tiny pieces, a willing friend, and […]

  • My dog barks non-stop in the car

    My dog barks non-stop in the car

    Question: My dog barks incessantly, but only in the car. Occasionally I take her to the vet, which she doesn't like, but the vast majority of the time we're headed to the dog park, which she loves. Why is this and what can I do? Answer: Barking in the car can have a few different […]

  • Dog Barking

    Dog Barking

    What to do about barking dogs and puppies