Why Do Dogs Bark?

"Dogs bark for various reasons. Breeds and instincts influence barking. Understand your dog's barks to address the behavior."

"Dog's bark: natural warning, protection instinct. Train for home safety."

Anxious barking: dogs self-soothe with high-pitched, whining barks. Common in separation anxiety, fears, and phobias.

Bark: "Hey! Look! Here I am!" Dogs whine and bark for attention, like a whining child.

Puppies & young dogs bark playfully, often during play or when anticipating a walk/ride. The bark sounds upbeat & musical.

"Boredom barking: dogs bark out of loneliness and excess energy. They need activities and companions."