Dogs bark when they're bored. Make sure your dog gets enough exercise and playtime to curb boredom barking.
Dogs are pack animals. If left alone too long, they'll bark for attention. Try leaving toys or keeping them company.
Dogs bark to guard their home. Try blocking views outside windows and desensitizing them to triggers.
Anxious dogs bark excessively. Try calming aids, exercise, and training to boost confidence.
Sometimes barking indicates a medical issue. Contact your vet to rule out illness or pain.
Dogs don't know barking is unwanted without training. Use positive reinforcement to curb excess barking.
Some dogs learn barking gets attention. Ignore the barking, reward silence.