“According to the neighbours, my dog barks all day. What can I do?”

By |2018-09-21T12:27:41+10:00March 27th, 2014|Barking, Boredom, Exercise|

Dear Sarah, I’ve received a complaint from my neighbour about my dog barking when I’m at work. Is there anything I can do to stop him?   Elaine G Hi Elaine, Barking is a common and tricky problem to solve as dogs bark for a variety of reasons. Some bark because they are bored or haven’t had enough exercise. Others bark when someone (or something) comes close to or onto the property (as far as some dogs are concerned, leaves falling and branches swaying fall into this category!). Some bark because they are stressed or anxious when alone. And some [...]