Stop barking!
Thursday, May 20, 2021 Barking; Dogs; Canine vocalization

It can come as a surprise that the sweet little bundle of fluff you recently brought home from the breeder or rescue organization has a voice - and a loud one at that. But here’s the thing: dogs bark. It is part of the way they communicate with the world. Sure, some dogs will bark more than others, but even the “barkless” Basenji has the ability to vocalize. Why dogs bark and how to change the behavior is more complicated and requires considering how the vocalization sounds and the context in which it occurs.