Methods of stopping a dog from barking depend on why the dog barks. If the dog is barking for attention, one option is to ignore the barking and give the dog what he wants when he is finally quiet, or to train the dog to... More »

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There are several different strategies you can try for dealing with a dog that will not stop barking. Possible techniques include removal of the stimulus, associating the stimulus with positive rewards, ignoring the bark... More »

Stop a barking dog by ignoring him while he is barking in order to teach him that barking does not earn attention. During quiet times, reward him with treats. This can take several hours of dedicated effort. More »

Stop a barking dog by ignoring him while he is barking in order to teach him that barking does not earn attention. During quiet times, reward him with treats. This can take several hours of dedicated effort. More »

To end your dog's problem barking, approach your dog with a calm assertive presence and hush the dog until he submits. Position your body as a wall between a stimulus that is repeatedly associated with problem barking as... More »

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The basenji, an African sighthound, is the only breed of dog that never barks. However, when basenjis are excited, they do make a noise often described as a yodel. More »

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Dogs bark for a variety of reasons, including to protect territory, to get attention, or merely just to signify that they feel bored, frustrated, playful or excited. Dogs with health issues such as Canine Cognitive Dysfu... More »